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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 2 9/16 x 9 13/16 in. (6.5 x 25 cm)

Accession Number

93.469

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Yellow silk groundwoven with narrow strips of silver gilt; the design of forms suggesting fleur-de-lis, S’s and rosettes is of red cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection