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Piece of velvet

Woven with green wool; the ground is of basket weaving; an all-over design of hexagons and diamonds is of looped weaving like uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian(?), Design 16th–17th century, workmanship 18th century

Accession Number

93.370

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles