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Furnishing fabric

Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    1575-1625 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk velvet with silver thread

  • Museum number:

    698B-1864

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Woven with cut silk pile on a ground enriched with silver thread. This velvet is woven with a border on each side and was therefore almost certainly intended to hang as a wall panel.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

1575-1625 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silk velvet with silver thread

Materials

Silk; Silver thread

Techniques

Velvet

Categories

Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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