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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
Late 16th(?)–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 21 1/4 x 11 13/16 in. (54 x 30 cm)

Accession Number

97.519

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Salmon pink silk ground woven with narrow strips of silver gilt; the design of a blue leaf and dot in-closed by an irregular frame-work of two blue lines is of cut and uncut velvet. Much pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection