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Piece of velvet

The ground is of white satin; the design of branches bearing leaves arranged so as to give the effect of an all-over pattern is of tan-colored cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.337

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles