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Applique

Reddish violet velveteen, on which is applied a design of groups of conventional forms. The design was originally cloth of gold, but most of the metal has worn off, leaving only the white cotton foundation.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Spanish, Probably 18th century

Accession Number

96.102

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles