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Piece of velvet

Black silk ground; on this is a close all-over design of groups of leaves, and seed vessels(?) of black cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.410

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles