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Piece of velvet

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Green; the pattern of cone-shaped devices in forms of leaf-shaped panels, with smaller cone devices connected by oblique lines between rows of panels, is distinguished from the ground by a yellow satin outline.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 15th century

Dimensions

68 x 52 cm (26 3/4 x 20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

02.5

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles