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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 7 1/2 x 7 1/16 in. (19 x 18 cm)

Accession Number

93.439

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with yellow and red silk; the design of stems, set obliquely, and crossed by leaves of flowers, that grow from them is of red cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection