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Piece of velvet

The ground is of violet cut velvet; the design of separate leaves arranged to form an ogee, in the middle of which is a symmetrical conventional plant form of yellow silk, is of cut and uncut velvet of the same color as....

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.397

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles