Piece of velvet
Height x width: 7 x 7 1/4 in. (17.8 x 18.4 cm)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Dark red velvet ground in which are woven loops of gold thread; the design, of which only a small part shows, consists of a rope of conventional leaves enclosing a group of conventional flowers woven with yellow silk and gold thread; the gold thread is made by winding silk with silver gilt.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection