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Piece of velvet

Black silk ground; the design of curving stems, flowers and leaves is of uncut velvet of the same color as the ground.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 17th century?

Accession Number

93.421

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles