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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 5 1/8 x 2 15/16 in. (13 x 7.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.336

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Yellow silk ground; the design of an ogival frame-work made of leaves and plant forms enclosing symmetrical conventional plants, etc. is of green cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection