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Piece of velvet

The ground and design are both of green cut velvet; the design of peonies, carnations(?) and other flowers is defined by pressing down the pile of the velvet in places. Pieced.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige

18th–19th century

Accession Number

95.1016

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles