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Rectangular piece of velvet

Solid velvet, cut pile. Black ground with scatter of large and elaborate floral sprigs of yellow striped with white. Black pile worn in many places. A number of long, narrow holes.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

Italian, 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

48.1049

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles