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Small pomegranate in green cut and uncut velvet on neutral yellow ground

Small pomegranate in green cut and uncut velvet on neutral yellow ground. Remains of strips of silver, carried with weft, still visible. Armorial shield, embroidery and applique, near one end of piece. Dexter side of shield; "Gules, a dove silver holding an olive branch vert, and a chief asure...

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Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman

Italian, 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

38.1044

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles