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Piece of velvet

White silk ground; the design of sprays of leaves and flowers, diamonds and hexagons is of red cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Late 16th–17th century

Accession Number

97.538

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles