User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Piece of velvet

Cream-colored silk with a design of conventional plant forms etc, woven with cut and uncut reddish violet velvet. Very much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

20.945

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles