User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Piece of velvet

Deep red velvet ground; on this is a conventional fruit or bud forn woven with yellow silk and gold thread made by winding yellow thread with narrow strips of silver gilt.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 15th–16th century

Accession Number

93.457

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles