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Piece of velvet

Italian
15th–16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 18 1/8 x 11 in. (46 x 28 cm)

Accession Number

85.336

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Reddish brown silk ground, with an all-over design of an ogival frame-work enclosing symmetrical branches of conventional flowers and leaves, of brownish red cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales