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Piece of velvet

Yellow silk ground woven with narrow strips of silver gilt on which is a design of broken stripes of waving lines, dots and flowers in two shades of violet cut and uncut velvet. Pieced.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige

Probably 17th century

Accession Number

95.1024

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles