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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 7 1/16 x 6 1/2 in. (18 x 16.5 cm)

Accession Number

97.529

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Light blue uncut velvet ground; the design of stems, bearing one leaf, set obliquely, is of cut velvet of the same color as the ground. Pieced and much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection