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Piece of velvet

Italian
15th–16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 26 3/4 x 13 9/16 in. (68 x 34.5 cm)

Accession Number

09.362

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

An all over design of red velvet and gold four sides forms. The gold thread was made by winding yellow silk with narrow strips of silver gilt.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection