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Piece of velvet

The gorund is of red satin; the design of conventional pots of plants surrounded by a frame-work of intertwining lines joined by blocks with irregular outlines, is of red cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Late 16th–17th century

Accession Number

97.526

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles