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Piece of velvet

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 10 1/4 x 10 1/16 in. (26 x 25.5 cm)

Accession Number

85.503

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Small in scale. The ground and pattern both green. Uncut velvet, on which is a design of eight-pointed rosettes of plain weave and oblong bars of cut velvet, arranged diagonally. Pieced.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales