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Piece of velvet

Reddish brown silk ground, with an all-over design of an ogival frame-work enclosing symmetrical branches of conventional flowers and leaves, of brownish red cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 15th–16th century

Accession Number

85.336

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles