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Piece of velvet

Ground white silk woven with thin strips of silver; design of lions rampant, hearts and arrows, crowns and flowers, of red cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Spanish, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

07.710

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles