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Velvet

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The ground is deep yellow satin: the design of seed vessels, carnations, grapes, etc., is of red cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur Sambon of Paris

Italian, 16th century

Dimensions

Height x width: 20 1/2 x 9 5/8 in. (52 x 24.5 cm)

Accession Number

14.521

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles