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Velvet

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Small in scale. Yellow satin ground, with a design of a frame-work, detailed with squares and oblongs and enclosing octagonal spaces partially filled with rosettes. The pattern is of yellow cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 16th–17th century

Dimensions

Height x width: 9 13/16 x 10 1/16 in. (25 x 25.5 cm)

Accession Number

85.498

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles