Medium: silk Technique: cut and uncut supplementary warp pile (velvet) | 16th century

Unknown Maker

Fragment of golden tan cut and uncut velvet on self-colored ground. Geometric design of diamond-shaped motifs within larger lozenges.

Credit: Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt
Object: 1921-22-23

Image and text © Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Mus...
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