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Piece of velvet

The ground is of green uncut velvet; the design leaves is of cut velvet of the same color. Between these are bands of deep yellow silk. Much of the pile is worn off.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.367

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles