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Piece of velvet

Small in scale. The ground and pattern both green. Uncut velvet, on which is a design of eight-pointed rosettes of plain weave and oblong bars of cut velvet, arranged diagonally. Pieced.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

85.503

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles