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Piece of velvet

Ground red silk; design of scrolls, leaves and palmettes of green cut and uncut velvet.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 16th–17th century?

Accession Number

85.318a

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles