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Piece of velvet

The ground is woven with yellow silk and narrow strips of silver gilt. On this is a design of festoons of openwork bands and conventional flowers in red velvet.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henrietta Page

Probably French or Italian, 18th century

Accession Number

11.85

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles