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Piece of velvet

Pale yellow cotton ground separated into octagons by a frame-work of red cut and uncut velvet. In the middle of each octagon is a rosette-like form of the same material. Made to imitate 16th-17th cent. velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

19th century

Accession Number

93.467

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles