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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 9 x 7 in. (22.9 x 17.8 cm)

Accession Number

04.1651

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Grayish white satin ground; the design of separate leaves enclosing seed vessels and leaves, arranged symmetrically, is of pale pinkish cut velvet, outlined and detailed with green cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection