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Piece of velvet

Deep cream-colored silk ground; the close all-over design of cream-colored cut and uncut velvet consists of dots and angular forms planned to fill hexagons.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.353

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles