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Piece of velvet

Red velvet ground with an all-over design of eight-pointed medallions detailed with flowers and woven with white, red and green silk and tarnished metal.

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer

Turkish or Persian, 16th(?)–17th century

Accession Number

77.260

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles