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Piece of velvet

Bluish violet silk ground, on which is a powder of conventional forms of reddish violet uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th(?)–17th century

Accession Number

93.436

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles