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Piece of velvet

Bands, detailed with circular flowers, enclose open rosette-like flower forms, filled with a star-like form, from which radiate conventional flowers in profile. The design and ground are gray velvet and white and yellow silk.

Provenance

Purchased for $52.20 of D.G. Kelekian

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Turkish,

Accession Number

97.474

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet and silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles