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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 7 1/16 x 4 1/2 in. (18 x 11.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.337

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of white satin; the design of branches bearing leaves arranged so as to give the effect of an all-over pattern is of tan-colored cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection