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Piece of velvet

Flame-colored velvet, faded to dull yellow in places; appliqued at intervals on this are irregular shaped pieces of silver cloth outlined with gold thread; between these pieces are groups of four slashes.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian?, 17th–18th century?

Accession Number

96.90

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles