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Piece of velvet

Italian
16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 11 x 11 in. (28 x 28 cm)

Accession Number

04.1654

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The yellow silk ground is woven with narrow strips of silver gilt, and the design of fleur-de-lis and conventional flowers is of white cut and uncut velvet. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection