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Ground white satin, the design of red cut and uncut velvet. The design is so large that only small parts of the conventional flower forms show. On this are three crosses of velvet and gold gimp. The edges are bound with pink and yellow gimp. Lined with bright yellow silk. Same type of design as...

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Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 16th century

Accession Number

85.299

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes