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Piece of velvet

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

85.342

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Small in scale. Ground yellow silk, woven with thin strips of silver gilt, powdered with leaves and S’s of red cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales