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Piece of velvet

White silk ground: the design of interlacing lines enclosing a spiral edged with scallops, is of violet cut and uncut velvet. Two cuffs? edged with gimp and lined with reddish violet silk have been joined together.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.428

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles