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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 13 9/16 x 3 9/16 in. (34.5 x 9 cm)

Accession Number

93.342

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White silk ground; the design of oblongs detailed with squares, and ending in hooks, crossed by tow stems bearing leaves and seed vessels, set obliquely, is of a delicate violet cut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection