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Piece of velvet

Green silk ground, dotted with tufts of uncut velvet, and with disconnected stems and leaves of cut and uncut velvet. The design is of the same shade of green as the ground.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

85.499

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles