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Piece of velvet

Gray silk ground woven with narrow strips of much tarnished silver; the design of rows of conventional flower forms is of uncut velvet of the same color as the ground.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.434

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles