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Cut and uncut voided velvet

Cut and uncut voided velvet; white satin ground (much soiled) with all-over repeat of highly stylized foliate forms combined with geometric motifs; design woven in cut and uncut pile in vertical stripes of purple, faded grayish-blue, white, bluish-green and brownish-green; pile worn away in a...

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Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

Italian, 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

48.1048

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles