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Piece of velvet

Small in scale. Ground yellow silk, woven with thin strips of silver gilt, powdered with leaves and S's of red cut and uncut velvet.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

85.342

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles