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Piece of velvet

Probably Spanish
Probably 16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 20 1/2 x 10 1/16 in. (52 x 25.5 cm)

Accession Number

00.614

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The pile is of wool; the ground and design are both of green velvet; the pile of the ground is pressed down throwing into relief the design of circles enclosing delicate interlacing leaves of Moorish character. The warp and …

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection