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Piece of velvet

Italian
15th?–16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 26 9/16 x 8 1/4 in. (67.5 x 21 cm)

Accession Number

03.1312

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The diaper pattern of small half hexagons is of crimson cut velvet and yellow silk thread, wound with narrow strips of silver gilt.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection