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Velvet cloth

Persian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 18 x 5 1/2 in. (45.7 x 14 cm)

Accession Number

04.1667

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of red cut velvet on which is a row of plant forms of cream-white velvet outlined with blue. Across the bottom is a border of conventional leaves and flowers with narrow gruard bands on each side. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection