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Woven silk

Woven silk

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    1550-1600 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven silk velvet

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Place of Origin

Italy (made)


1550-1600 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Woven silk velvet


Length: 40 cm, Width: 52 cm

Descriptive line

polychrome voided satin velvet, brocaded, 1550-1600, Italian

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Lisa Monnas, ‘Plentie and Abundaunce’: Henry XVIII’s Valuable Store of Textiles, in: The Inventory of King Henry VIII. Volume II: Textiles and Dress, (ed.) David Starkey, London 2012, pp. 235-294, p. 258.


Silk velvet


Weaving; Brocading; Technique


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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