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Piece of velvet

The design of medallions, rosettes, and leaf-like forms is of cut and uncut velvet and silk; both the silk and velvet are soft light brown in color; the edges which have been protected show that the silk was originally....

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.379

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles