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Piece of velvet

Blue satin ground, the design of diamonds set diagonally in a square framework and conventional forms in the shape of a cross is of light blue cut and uncut velvet. Much faded.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.333

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles