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Piece of velvet

Red satin ground, large design of conventional flowers and leaves, detailed with small flowers of red cut and uncut velvet. This piece looks as if it might be a fairly modern reproduction of an 18th cent. design.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

French(?), 18th–19th century

Accession Number

85.504

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles