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Piece of velvet

White ground, the design of sprays of flowers set close together is of dark red, green, salmon pink, light blue and white cut and uncut velvet. Pieced and much worn.

Credit Line

Gift of Horatio Greenough Curtis

Italian, Late 17th–early 18th century

Accession Number

15.5a-b

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles