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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 2 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (7 x 9.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.343

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Bright yellow silk ground; the designof diamonds framed with rosettes and straight lines is of light brown cut and uncut velvet. The design is very similar to that of 93.363.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection