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Piece of velvet

Italian
Late 15th–16th century


Accession Number

01.109

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design of large leaf forms, composed of conventional leaf, flower and fruit forms is woven of red velvet and gold thread. The surface of the velvet is powdered with small loops of gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection