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Piece of uncut figured velvet

Piece of uncut velvet; ground satin (silk warp, linen weft), striped vertically white, coral, pink, and yellow, over white stripes uncut light blue velvet vertical repeat of bird perching on branch holding flowering branch in beak, over yellow stripes beading design in brown uncut pile; slightly...

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Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Spanish or Italian, 17th century

Object Place

Spain or Italy

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet, satin


Textiles and Fashion Arts