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Piece of velvet

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 19 x 7 1/4 in. (48.3 x 18.4 cm)

Accession Number

85.499

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Green silk ground, dotted with tufts of uncut velvet, and with disconnected stems and leaves of cut and uncut velvet. The design is of the same shade of green as the ground.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales