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Piece of velvet

The design is made of red and green velvet and light, neutral tan colored satin, and has the typical leaf-like forms and bunches of flowers, of the 15th century.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor from D. G. Kelekian for $375.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian or Turkish, 15th century

Accession Number

12.98

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles