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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 7 5/16 x 1 15/16 in. (18.5 x 5 cm)

Accession Number

93.403

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Violet silk ground; the design of S-shaped stems bearing leaves and other forms is of cut and uncut velvet of the same color as the ground.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection