Requires Photography

Piece of velvet

Italian
16th–17th century?


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 3 9/16 x 15 3/8 in. (9 x 39 cm) Height x width (b): 2 3/4 x 11 in. (7 x 28 cm)

Accession Number

85.318a

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground red silk; design of scrolls, leaves and palmettes of green cut and uncut velvet.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales