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Piece of velvet

Dark red velvet ground, woven with loops of gold thread; on this is a conventional design of scrolling acanthus-like leaves, buds, and five-petalled flowers. Similar ot 93.479.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 15th–16th century

Accession Number

93.480

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles