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Piece of velvet

Ground of red uncut velvet; symmetrical design of branching forms, held in by a frame-work, detailed with large leaves. The pattern is of the same color as the ground, but is of cut velvet.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

17th–18th century

Accession Number

85.323

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles