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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 5 1/8 x 7 11/16 in. (13 x 19.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.387

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Blue cut and uncut velvet ground; the design of separate leaves, which is also of blue cut and uncut velvet is distinguished from the background by a heavy yellow silk outline.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection