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Piece of velvet

Ground yellow satin, design of leaflike forms radiating from a group of leaves. This is of red cut velvet outlined with cream-colored cut velvet. Probably from the same piece as 85.375, but both pieces show too little of the large design to be able to say definitely.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Accession Number

85.376

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles