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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 8 7/16 x 2 3/16 in. (21.5 x 5.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.353

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep cream-colored silk ground; the close all-over design of cream-colored cut and uncut velvet consists of dots and angular forms planned to fill hexagons.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection