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Piece of velvet

Turkish or Persian
16th(?)–17th century


Dimensions

75 x 58.5 cm (29 1/2 x 23 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

77.273

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet, silk, and silver colored metal strip wrapped on silk core

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Yellow silk ground with an all-over design of rosettes and other forms of red velvet, white silk, and tarnished metal thread. On one side the design is of green, yellow and violet velvet.

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer