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Voided velvet

European
1850–1900


Dimensions

54 x 18.35 cm (21 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

67.1179

Medium or Technique

Velvet, cutwork

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length - full loom width. White silk ground, black motifs in cut velvet pile. Pattern of diagonally oriented braches, alternating direction vertically with ends overlapping. A floral spray in each of the spaces formed. White slightly yellowed, selvedges frayed.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb