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Piece of velvet

Italian
15th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 15 1/2 x 17 3/4 in. (39.4 x 45.1 cm)

Accession Number

85.359

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red velvet with a design of leaf-forms outlined with red satin, which in the worn places shows yellow.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales