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Piece of velvet

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 3 3/4 x 6 5/16 in. (9.5 x 16 cm)

Accession Number

93.333

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Blue satin ground, the design of diamonds set diagonally in a square framework and conventional forms in the shape of a cross is of light blue cut and uncut velvet. Much faded.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection