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Small panel of red velvet with design of flowering tree with white blossoms and green leaves appliqué of green cloth of gold and white cloth of silver, outlined with couched gold cord, three eight pointed stars above, small deer below at the right, very much worn and velvet patched.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

Possibly English, 16th century

Object Place

England (possibly)


21 x 29.5 cm (8 1/4 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Appliquéd silk velvet appliquéd and embroidered with metallic threads


Textiles and Fashion Arts