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Piece of velvet

Red cut and uncut velvet; the close design of flowers and leaves is distinguised from the ground by a narrow outline of cut velvet. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Possibly Italian, Late 16th–17th century

Accession Number

97.537

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles