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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1947.35
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Table cover
Classification
Textile Arts
Work Type
textile
Date
c. 1600
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/229251
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silk cut and uncut voided velvet
Dimensions
153 x 56.3 cm (60 1/4 x 22 3/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Dr. Frank Lee Drummond Rust (bequeathed by Mrs. Ethel H. Beebe)
Accession Year
1947
Object Number
1947.35
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Five decorative bands of cut and uncut voided velvet in regular assymetrical pattern of stylized flowers and leaves on a yellow silk ground with gilded and silvered lamé interlace; backed with plain-woven linen cloth

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