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Fragment of velvet

Fragment; yellow cut and uncut voided velvet in small-scale all-over repeat of lozenge enclosing quatrefoil and formed by crossing bands of broken branch motive; right selvedge present.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

Italian, 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

51.1555

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles