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Piece of velvet

Bright light green velvet ground; the design of leaf-like forms enclosing conventional plant forms was originally of white, violet, and green velvet. Most of this is worn away, leaving only a pinkish salmon ground.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige

Italian, 15th century

Accession Number

95.1025

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles