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Piece of velvet

Yellow silk ground woven with thin strips of silver gilt, on this is part of a design of conventional leaves and rosette-like flowers of red cut and uncut velvet. Pieced in the middle.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

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Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet


Textiles and Fashion Arts