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Piece of velvet

Cherry-colored silk ground; the design of rows of leaf-like forms placed obliquely, and separated by wide bands is of green cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

96.72

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles