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Pressed velvet

Italian?


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 11 x 6 5/16 in. (28 x 16 cm) Height x width (b): 6 11/16 x 6 7/8 in. (17 x 17.5 cm) Height x width (c): 9 7/16 x 6 1/2 in. (24 x 16.5 cm)

Accession Number

91.180a-c

Medium or Technique

Velvet

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design of an ogival frame-work enclosing a four-pointed figure, and the ground, are both of red velvet. The pile of the background is shorter than that of the pattern.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige