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Piece of velvet

17th–18th century(?)


Dimensions

Height x width: 20 1/2 x 14 3/8 in. (52 x 36.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.485

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Yellow silk ground woven with narrow strips of silver gilt, on which is an irregular ogival fram-work of black cut velvet enclosing unsymmetrical bunches of black velvet flowers. Much pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection