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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 3 15/16 x 4 3/4 in. (10 x 12 cm)

Accession Number

93.478

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep reddish violet silk ground; the design of hexagonal forms arranged obliquely and dots, is of cut and uncut velvet of the same color as the ground.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection