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Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Piece of velvet

Crimson satin ground; the all-over design of flowers, leaves, and stems in profile is of dark blue cut velvet; an oblong space in each flower is woven with green and yellow silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet


Textiles and Fashion Arts