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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 8 1/16 x 3 9/16 in. (20.5 x 9 cm)

Accession Number

93.356

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Olive-green silk gorund; the deign of an ogival frame-work enclosing a symmetrical conventional plant form is of cut and uncut velvet of the same color as the ground.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection