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Piece of velvet

(Yellow satin ground with the design of sprays of flowers, fruit and leaves and peacocks and other birds of purple cut and uncut velvet. Pieced.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

85.316

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles