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Piece of velvet

Deep yellow silk ground; the design of crowns, conventional plant forms, etc. is of violet cut and uncut velvet. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Late 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.398

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles