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Piece of velvet

Ground white silk woven with thin strips of silver, on which is a lattice-like design of branches, bearing acorns, in light pink cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

07.598

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles