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Piece of velvet

The ground and pile are both of deep yellow silk. The design consists of diamonds enclosed by oblong blocks and squares and is of cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.380

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles