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Piece of velvet

The ground is of bright green silk originally covered with violet uncut velvet, on which are sprays of leaves of violet cut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

96.69

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles