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Piece of velvet

Violet uncut velvet ground; the design of rows of leaves turning first up, and then down is of cut velvet of the same color as the ground.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.413

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles