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Piece of velvet

Turkish
17th century


Dimensions

172.5 x 61.3 cm (67 15/16 x 24 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

77.263

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red velvet ground with the design of carnations in profile woven with white silk and tarnished metal thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer