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Fragment of a border

The ground is of red velvet. The design of vases, rosette-like flowers and flowers in profile, is couched with gold and silver thread and yellow, blue, violet, green and white silk.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige

Italian, 16th–17th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

95.1120

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet embroidered with silk and metallic yarns

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles