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Medium: Velvet (299)
Medium: Velvet (299)
Body Guard (Brigandine)
Italy (?), early 16th Century
1921.1250CCCC0
Katar dagger
India, Mughal
1985.119CCCC0
Katar (Stabbing Dagger): Sheath
India, Mughal
1985.119.bCCCC0
Half Armor for the Foot Tournament
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299CCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.aCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.bCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.cCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.dCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.eCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.fCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.gCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.hCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.iCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.jCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.kCCCC0
No image available
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299.lCCCC0
Khusrau Surprising Shirin While Bathing
Iran, Kashan, Safavid period
1944.499CCCC0
Velvet Fragment, Khusrau Sees Shirin Bathing
Iran, Kashan, Safavid period
1944.499.aCCCC0
Velvet Fragment, Khusrau Sees Shirin Bathing
Iran, Kashan, Safavid period
1944.499.bCCCC0
Four-color Velvet with Medici Armorial in Rosettes
Italy, Florence, 15th century
1943.67CCCC0
Velvet with Pomegranate Pattern
Italy, Florence, 15th century
1973.20CCCC0
Chasuble
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443.1CCCC0
Stole
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443.2CCCC0
Burse(Corporal Case)
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443.3CCCC0
Maniple
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443.4CCCC0
Procurator’s Velvet Stole
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1942.829CCCC0
Velvet Cuffs
France, 19th century
1934.198CCCC0
Velvet Cuffs
France, 19th century
1934.198.aCCCC0
Velvet Cuffs
France, 19th century
1934.198.bCCCC0
Polychrome Velvet
Italy, early 15th century
1940.370CCCC0
French Cut Velvet
H. A. Elsberg (French)
1939.55©
Gold-Thread Embroidered Garment for a Woman
Prizrend, Serbia, or Scutari, Albani, late 19th century
1943.381CCCC0
Fragments of a Chasuble
Italy, 17th century
1929.903CCCC0
Fragments of a Chasuble
Italy, 17th century
1929.903.aCCCC0
Fragments of a Chasuble
Italy, 17th century
1929.903.bCCCC0
Fragments of a Chasuble
Italy, 17th century
1929.903.cCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th century to early 17th century
1918.255CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - 17th century
1918.256CCCC0
Fragment of Border
India, 17th century
1924.1039CCCC0
Two Joined Panels of "Fortuny Painted Velvet"
Mariano Fortuny y Madrazo (Spanish, 1871-1949)
1975.253CCCC0
Lengths of Floral Velvet
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1942.828CCCC0
Length of Floral Velvet
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1942.828.aCCCC0
No image available
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1942.828.bCCCC0
Velvet Textile
Turkey, Bursa ?, second half of the 15th century
1940.369CCCC0
Altar Hanging
Italy, 17th century
1916.1381CCCC0
Velvet
China, 17th century
1918.221CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.245CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 17th Century
1918.268CCCC0
Velvet
Italy, 17th century
1918.44CCCC0
Velvet Fragments
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1390CCCC0
No image available
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1390.aCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1390.bCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1390.cCCCC0
Velvet Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.222CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th century
1918.273CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.266CCCC0
Velvet Textile
Italy, 17th century
1918.317CCCC0
Textile
Italy, early 17th century
1918.40CCCC0
Velvet
France, 17th-18th century
1918.893CCCC0
Fragment
India, 6th-16th century
1982.294CCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.478CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 2nd half of 17th century
1918.282CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1918.220CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.226CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 18th Century
1918.238CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.248CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 18th century
1918.260CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.249CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th century
1918.278CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.263CCCC0
Velvet Panel
Iran, 19th century
1916.1391CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.274CCCC0
Embroidered Door Hanging
India, 18th century
1916.1212CCCC0
Cushion Cover
Italy, Genoa, 18th century
1916.1384CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th-17th century
1918.280CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
India, 17th century
1918.219CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.265CCCC0
Velvet Textile
Italy, 16th century
1918.919CCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.477CCCC0
Velvet Segment
Italy, early 19th century
1916.1386CCCC0
Velvet Panel
Iran, 18th-19th century
1915.662CCCC0
Velvet cushion cover
Turkey
1916.1681CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.257CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 18th century
1918.259CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.262CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 15th-early 16th Century
1918.230CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 18th century
1918.264CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, last quarter of 14th century
1939.43CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 2nd half 17th century
1918.228CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 17th century
1918.227CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 17th century
1918.270CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.275CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.279CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th - early 18th century
1918.882CCCC0
Velvet Fragments Sewn Together
Italy, late 16th century
1918.214CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 17th century
1918.261CCCC0
Velvet Panel "Kashan Velvet"
Iran, 19th century
1940.360CCCC0
Close Helmet (from a funerary achievement?)
Holland (?), late 16th-early 17th Century
1916.1787CCCC0
Velvet Panel
Iran, 19th century
1916.1382CCCC0
Chalice Veil
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1437CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 2nd half 17th century
1918.258CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 18th century
1918.308CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.34CCCC0
Velvet Cover
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1378CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.271CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.269CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.272CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1918.234CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.250CCCC0
fragment
China, 18th century
1918.314CCCC0
Velvet
France, 17th century
1918.914CCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.476CCCC0
Radio Waves
H. A. Elsberg (French)
1939.49©
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Genoa, late 17th century
1918.276CCCC0
Fragments of a Chasuble
Italy, beginning of the 15th century
1951.493CCCC0
Fragment of a Chasuble
Italy, beginning of the 15th century
1951.493.aCCCC0
Fragment of a Chasuble
Italy, beginning of the 15th century
1951.493.bCCCC0
Fragment of a Chasuble
Italy, beginning of the 15th century
1951.493.cCCCC0
Vest
Dalmatia, Late 19th century
1938.17CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, mid 15th century
1918.31CCCC0
Fire Screen
France, 18th century
1960.105CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, first third of 17th century
1918.212CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 15th century
1918.316CCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.475CCCC0
Linstock
France, 17th century
1916.1786CCCC0
Velvet
China, 17th century
1940.597CCCC0
Placket and Cuffs
Northeast Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nehiyawak (Cree) People?
1956.788CCCC0
Placket
Northeast Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nehiyawak (Cree) People?
1956.788.1CCCC0
Cuff
Northeast Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nehiyawak (Cree) People?
1956.788.2CCCC0
Cuff
Northeast Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nehiyawak (Cree) People?
1956.788.3CCCC0
Velvet
Italy, 17th century
1918.215CCCC0
Fragment with Lobed Palmette Pattern
Italy, 15th century
1918.241CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1918.254CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - 17th century
1918.309CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.315CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy ?, early 17th century
1918.881CCCC0
Velvet Fragment (of a Chasuble ?)
Italy, early 15th century
1939.45CCCC0
Stenciled Velvet
Dorothy Marshall Hornblower (American, 1886-1968) and 1 other
1948.102©
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 17th century
1918.901CCCC0
Gorget (from a funerary achievement?)
Netherlands(?), late 16th-early 17th Century
1916.1806CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1926.489CCCC0
Velvet with Pomegranate Pattern
Italy, 15th century
1952.554CCCC0
Woman’s Robe (munisak)
Uzbekistan, Bukhara
2009.267CCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.479CCCC0
Stenciled Velvet
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932) and 1 other
1948.101©
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 1st third of 17th century
1918.917CCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.481CCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, 17th century
1942.836CCCC0
Fragment of Stamped Velvet
France or Spain, early 17th century
1918.233CCCC0
Fragment of Stamped Velvet
France or Spain, 17th century
1918.237CCCC0
Fragment with Floral Pattern
Spain, 17th century
1918.21CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 1st third of 17th century
1918.277CCCC0
Cut Silk Velvet
France, 19th century
1931.447CCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.480CCCC0
Cloth of Gold
Spain, 16th century
1918.243CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1946.418CCCC0
Fragment
Italy, first half of 16th century
1918.18CCCC0
Cover for Lord Chancellor's Burse (Purse)
England, 18th century
1916.1366.bCCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, 17th century
1942.835CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1927.365CCCC0
The Annunciation
Johann Michael Düchert (German, 1725-1799)
1981.12CCCC0
Two Velvet Fragments Sewn Together
Italy, 15th century
1918.236CCCC0
Two Velvet Fragments Sewn Together
Italy, 15th century
1918.236.aCCCC0
Two Velvet Fragments Sewn Together
Italy, 15th century
1918.236.bCCCC0
Untitled Anxious Crowd
Rashid Johnson (American, b. 1977) and 2 others
2020.78©
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.218CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th- early 17th century
1946.402CCCC0
Velourau Sable
France, Germany, Switzerland, America?, late 19th - early 20th century
1940.1243CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th-17th century
1927.367CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.224CCCC0
Untitled Anxious Man
Rashid Johnson (American, b. 1977) and 2 others
2020.77©
Cushion Cover
Italy, 19th century
1916.1380CCCC0
Velvet Textile
Spain, 16th century
1918.247CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.302CCCC0
Jacket
Macedonia or Albania, 19th century
1934.275CCCC0
"Ferronnerie" Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.240CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.239CCCC0
Velvet Textile
Spain, 16th century
1918.210CCCC0
Fragment of a Stola
Italy, late 17th century
1918.283CCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, 16th century
1952.555CCCC0
Fragment of Wool Velvet
Spain, 16th century
1944.324CCCC0
Run
Rashid Johnson (American, b. 1977) and 2 others
2020.79©
Fragments of Velvet (So-Called Velours Jardiniers)
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1379CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.281CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1940.604CCCC0
Velvet Textile
Italy, Genoa ?, second half of 17th century
1918.312CCCC0
Pieces from Disassembled Cape
Italy, 15th century
1951.496CCCC0
Silk Fragment
China, 18th century
1927.292CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.251CCCC0
Tent panel of a dragon slayer
Iran, Yazd[?], reign of Shah Tahmasp, Safavid period
1948.205CCCC0
Fragment of Stamped Velvet
Spain, first half of 17th century
1918.267CCCC0
Fragment of Gothic Velvet
Spain, 15th century
1918.244CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1946.404CCCC0
Chasuble Front
Turkey, 16th century
1915.677CCCC0
Velvet Textile
Spain, late 15th century
1918.211CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.912CCCC0
Stamped Velvet
Spain, 17th century
1918.213CCCC0
Border Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.904CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1946.403CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 18th Century
1918.246CCCC0
Fragment of a Chasuble
Italy, 15th century
1918.216CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.223CCCC0
Textile: Midnight Sun
H. A. Elsberg (French)
1939.50©
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1918.235CCCC0
Velvet Strip
Italy, 17th century
1927.364CCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1376CCCC0
Curtain
Italy, 17th century
1940.533CCCC0
Velvet Band
Italy, 16th-17th century
1920.1465CCCC0
Velvet panel with four youths smelling flowers
Iran, Isfahan or Yazd, Safavid period
1932.42CCCC0
Women's Jacket
Turkey ?, late 19th century
1945.78CCCC0
Chasuble Back with Embroidered Orphrey Band
Italy (chasuble ground); Austria, Graz
1950.85CCCC0
Tulwar sword
India, probably Deccan
1930.704CCCC0
Tulwar Sword (case)
India, probably Deccan
1930.704.bCCCC0
Velvet with gold discs
Iran, probably Tabriz, Ilkhanid period
1918.225CCCC0
Velvet Divan Cushion
Turkey, 17th century
1916.1385CCCC0
Sword with scabbard
India, perhaps Deccan
1930.706CCCC0
Scabbard
India, perhaps Deccan
1930.706.bCCCC0
Two-color Velvet with Gold in a Double Curved Lattice Pattern
Italy, possibly Florence, 15th century
1929.82CCCC0
Brocaded velvet cover with sunbursts
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2008.146CCCC0
Brocaded velvet cushion cover with crescents
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2009.282CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Venice ?, first half 15th century
1918.310CCCC0
Part of a Chasuble
England, London (embroidery) and Italy, Florence (velvet), early 16th century
1970.124CCCC0
Chasuble with Orphrey Band
England, London (embroidery) and Italy, Florence (velvet), early 16th century
1947.2CCCC0
Khanjar dagger
India, 17th century
1930.708CCCC0
Silk Velvet with Gold in Pomegranate Pattern
Italy, possibly Florence, 15th century
1940.596CCCC0
Bandolier (Shoulder) Bag
Northeastern Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) People
1982.61CCCC0
Untitled (Portrait of a Man)
Etienne Carjat (French, 1828-1906)
2017.8.1CCCC0
Untitled (Portrait of a Woman)
Etienne Carjat (French, 1828-1906)
2017.8.2CCCC0
Embroidered Sleeve from a Dalmatic
Italy, Florence, 16th century
1998.51CCCC0
Partisan
France, 17th century
1916.1795CCCC0
Brocaded Velvet
Turkey, early 16th Century
1946.74CCCC0
Velvet Brocaded Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.903CCCC0
Length of silk velvet ikat
Uzbekistan, Bukhara
2006.153CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 15th century
1931.63CCCC0
No image available
Italy, early 16th century
1915.670CCCC0
Wall Hanging
China, 20th century
1917.379©
Wall Hanging
China, 20th century
1917.380©
Ceremonial Uniform: Jacket
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.aCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Skirt
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.bCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Groin Apron
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.cCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Left Shoulder Flap
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.dCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Right Shoulder Flap
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.eCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Armpit Gusset
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.fCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Center Flap
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.gCCCC0
Fragments of Velvet Brocade
Spain, 16th century
1918.911CCCC0
Set of Three Fish in Original Box
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842-1918)
2009.30CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
France, early 20th century
1993.178CCCC0
Velvet Brocade
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1912), Qianlong reign
1916.1680CCCC0
Velvet BrocadeTextile
Italy, mid-16th century
1918.900CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Florence, early 15th Century
1940.487CCCC0
Fragment of Velvet Brocade
Italy ?, late 17th or early 18th century
1918.23CCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
India, 18th or 19th century
1916.1369CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.242CCCC0
Fragment
Italy, first half of 16th century
1918.26CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1918.231CCCC0
Door curtain
Iran, Qajar period
1916.1388CCCC0
Costume
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1976.187CCCC0
Velvet Fragment in Two Pieces
Iran or Iraq, 14th century
1918.30CCCC0
Costume
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1976.188CCCC0
Circular Piece
India, 18th century
1916.1373CCCC0
Fragment
India, 17th century
1946.420CCCC0
Velvet Brocade Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.897CCCC0
Stenciled Velvet
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932) and 1 other
1948.100©
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.482CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Body Guard (Brigandine)
Italy (?), early 16th Century
1921.1250Linen; gold velvet; steel; brassOverall: 56.5 x 47.6 cm (22 1/4 x 18 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Katar dagger
India, Mughal
1985.119Iron handle with gold inlay; steel blade; wooden sheath with velvet cover, brass boss, iron tip with gold inlayOverall: 45.6 x 8.2 cm (17 15/16 x 3 1/4 in.)Gift of Morris and Eleanor EverettCCCC0
Half Armor for the Foot Tournament
Pompeo della Cesa (Italian, active 1572-93)
1996.299Etched and gilded steel, brass rivets, leather and velvet fittingsOverall: 31.7 x 27.7 x 21.6 cm (12 1/2 x 10 7/8 x 8 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Khusrau Surprising Shirin While Bathing
Iran, Kashan, Safavid period
1944.499Silk: velvet, pile-warp substitutionMounted: 44.5 x 26.7 cm (17 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Four-color Velvet with Medici Armorial in Rosettes
Italy, Florence, 15th century
1943.67Silk, velvet: cut pile and voidedOverall: 211.5 x 40 cm (83 1/4 x 15 3/4 in.); Mounted: 222.3 x 49.5 x 7.6 cm (87 1/2 x 19 1/2 x 3 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet with Pomegranate Pattern
Italy, Florence, 15th century
1973.20Silk, gold thread; velvet: three heights of cut pile, gold thread loopsOverall: 300.9 x 56.5 cm (118 7/16 x 22 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Chasuble, Stole, Burse(Corporal Case), and Maniple
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443Woven polychrome silk and gilt metal threads, cut and uncut velvetOverall: 106 x 68.3 cm (41 3/4 x 26 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Procurator’s Velvet Stole
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1942.829Dyed silk; velvet in two heights of cut pile (pile on pile, alto e basso), woven as two stole widthsOverall: 142.2 x 71.1 cm (56 x 28 in.); Mounted: 147.3 x 77.5 cm (58 x 30 1/2 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Velvet Cuffs
France, 19th century
1934.198VelvetOverall: 18.4 x 5.7 cm (7 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.)Gift of Isabel Jane CrawfordCCCC0
Polychrome Velvet
Italy, early 15th century
1940.370Velvet weave (cut and voided): silk threadOverall: 44.5 x 30.5 cm (17 1/2 x 12 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
French Cut Velvet
H. A. Elsberg (French)
1939.55VelvetOverall: 116.2 x 66.7 cm (45 3/4 x 26 1/4 in.)Gift of the Estate of H. A. Elsberg©
Gold-Thread Embroidered Garment for a Woman
Prizrend, Serbia, or Scutari, Albani, late 19th century
1943.381Silk, velvet; gold- and silver-thread: bands, cords, couched embroideryOverall: 117 x 170.2 cm (46 1/16 x 67 in.)Gift of Jeannette Cox MorrillCCCC0
Fragments of a Chasuble
Italy, 17th century
1929.903VelvetOverall: 98 x 27 cm (38 9/16 x 10 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th century to early 17th century
1918.255VelvetOverall: 18.7 x 19.3 cm (7 3/8 x 7 5/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - 17th century
1918.256VelvetOverall: 14.3 x 9 cm (5 5/8 x 3 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of Border
India, 17th century
1924.1039VelvetOverall: 34.3 x 70.2 cm (13 1/2 x 27 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Two Joined Panels of "Fortuny Painted Velvet"
Mariano Fortuny y Madrazo (Spanish, 1871-1949)
1975.253Velvet, paintedOverall: 64.4 x 99 cm (25 3/8 x 39 in.)Gift of Countess Elsie Lee GozziCCCC0
Lengths of Floral Velvet
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1942.828Velvet (cut, uncut, voided); silkAverage: 200.9 x 59.5 cm (79 1/8 x 23 7/16 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Velvet Textile
Turkey, Bursa ?, second half of the 15th century
1940.369Velvet (cut and voided): silkAverage: 33.1 x 45.4 cm (13 1/16 x 17 7/8 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Altar Hanging
Italy, 17th century
1916.1381VelvetOverall: 114.9 x 129.5 cm (45 1/4 x 51 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet
China, 17th century
1918.221VelvetOverall: 36.2 x 41.3 cm (14 1/4 x 16 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.245VelvetOverall: 23.7 x 26.5 cm (9 5/16 x 10 7/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 17th Century
1918.268VelvetOverall: 45.5 x 14.5 cm (17 15/16 x 5 11/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet
Italy, 17th century
1918.44Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 46.4 x 33.7 cm (18 1/4 x 13 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragments
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1390VelvetOverall: 167 x 108.7 cm (65 3/4 x 42 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.222VelvetOverall: 53.2 x 48.3 cm (20 15/16 x 19 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th century
1918.273VelvetOverall: 70 x 38.5 cm (27 9/16 x 15 3/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.266VelvetOverall: 17.5 x 18 cm (6 7/8 x 7 1/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Textile
Italy, 17th century
1918.317VelvetOverall: 11.5 x 24 cm (4 1/2 x 9 7/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Textile
Italy, early 17th century
1918.40VelvetOverall: 66 x 27.9 cm (26 x 11 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet
France, 17th-18th century
1918.893VelvetOverall: 50.2 x 36.2 cm (19 3/4 x 14 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 6th-16th century
1982.294VelvetOverall: 53.5 x 17.5 cm (21 1/16 x 6 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.478VelvetOverall: 6.7 x 3.5 cm (2 5/8 x 1 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 2nd half of 17th century
1918.282VelvetOverall: 60.5 x 25 cm (23 13/16 x 9 13/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1918.220VelvetOverall: 40.2 x 53.8 cm (15 13/16 x 21 3/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.226VelvetOverall: 19.5 x 42 cm (7 11/16 x 16 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 18th Century
1918.238VelvetOverall: 57 x 14 cm (22 7/16 x 5 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.248VelvetOverall: 10.3 x 18 cm (4 1/16 x 7 1/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 18th century
1918.260VelvetOverall: 20.5 x 14.5 cm (8 1/16 x 5 11/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.249VelvetOverall: 38.5 x 44.6 cm (15 3/16 x 17 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th century
1918.278Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 52.7 x 25.4 cm (20 3/4 x 10 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.263VelvetOverall: 19 x 14 cm (7 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Panel
Iran, 19th century
1916.1391VelvetOverall: 162.5 x 109.2 cm (64 x 43 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.274VelvetOverall: 43.2 x 43.8 cm (17 x 17 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Embroidered Door Hanging
India, 18th century
1916.1212VelvetOverall: 32.4 x 97.2 cm (12 3/4 x 38 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Cushion Cover
Italy, Genoa, 18th century
1916.1384VelvetOverall: 124.5 x 66 cm (49 x 26 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th-17th century
1918.280VelvetOverall: 14 x 37 cm (5 1/2 x 14 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
India, 17th century
1918.219VelvetOverall: 16.5 x 41 cm (6 1/2 x 16 1/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.265VelvetOverall: 46 x 16.5 cm (18 1/8 x 6 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Textile
Italy, 16th century
1918.919VelvetOverall: 50.1 x 57.1 cm (19 3/4 x 22 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.477VelvetOverall: 8.9 x 11.3 cm (3 1/2 x 4 7/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Segment
Italy, early 19th century
1916.1386VelvetOverall: 77.5 x 71.1 cm (30 1/2 x 28 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Panel
Iran, 18th-19th century
1915.662VelvetOverall: 99.4 x 63.5 cm (39 1/8 x 25 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Velvet cushion cover
Turkey
1916.1681VelvetAverage: 106.7 x 65.4 cm (42 x 25 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.257VelvetOverall: 26 x 18 cm (10 1/4 x 7 1/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 18th century
1918.259VelvetOverall: 20.5 x 40 cm (8 1/16 x 15 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.262VelvetOverall: 17 x 12 cm (6 11/16 x 4 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 15th-early 16th Century
1918.230VelvetOverall: 55.9 x 47 cm (22 x 18 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 18th century
1918.264VelvetOverall: 22.5 x 18.5 cm (8 7/8 x 7 5/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, last quarter of 14th century
1939.43Velvet; silkOverall: 20.3 x 26.7 cm (8 x 10 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 2nd half 17th century
1918.228VelvetOverall: 37.8 x 33 cm (14 7/8 x 13 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 17th century
1918.227VelvetOverall: 31.5 x 29.3 cm (12 3/8 x 11 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 17th century
1918.270VelvetOverall: 66.5 x 24 cm (26 3/16 x 9 7/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.275VelvetOverall: 53 x 48 cm (20 7/8 x 18 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.279VelvetOverall: 37 x 24 cm (14 9/16 x 9 7/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th - early 18th century
1918.882VelvetOverall: 25 x 41.9 cm (9 13/16 x 16 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragments Sewn Together
Italy, late 16th century
1918.214VelvetOverall: 37 x 39.5 cm (14 9/16 x 15 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 17th century
1918.261VelvetOverall: 10 x 13.5 cm (3 15/16 x 5 5/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Panel "Kashan Velvet"
Iran, 19th century
1940.360VelvetOverall: 100.3 x 75.6 cm (39 1/2 x 29 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Chester C. BoltonCCCC0
Close Helmet (from a funerary achievement?)
Holland (?), late 16th-early 17th Century
1916.1787Gilded steel (invaded with rust); red velvet lining, plume holderOverall: 33 x 34 x 21.3 cm (13 x 13 3/8 x 8 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Velvet Panel
Iran, 19th century
1916.1382VelvetOverall: 80 x 51.5 cm (31 1/2 x 20 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Chalice Veil
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1437VelvetOverall: 56.7 x 56.7 cm (22 5/16 x 22 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 2nd half 17th century
1918.258VelvetOverall: 24.5 x 17.5 cm (9 5/8 x 6 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 18th century
1918.308VelvetOverall: 46.5 x 51 cm (18 5/16 x 20 1/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.34Silk velvetOverall: 59.7 x 24.2 cm (23 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Cover
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1378VelvetOverall: 101.6 x 61.6 cm (40 x 24 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.271VelvetOverall: 70.3 x 37 cm (27 11/16 x 14 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.269VelvetOverall: 43.5 x 19 cm (17 1/8 x 7 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.272VelvetOverall: 58.5 x 35 cm (23 1/16 x 13 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1918.234VelvetOverall: 38.5 x 50.5 cm (15 3/16 x 19 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.250VelvetOverall: 19 x 26 cm (7 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
fragment
China, 18th century
1918.314VelvetOverall: 51 x 65 cm (20 1/16 x 25 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet
France, 17th century
1918.914VelvetOverall: 47 x 47.6 cm (18 1/2 x 18 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.476VelvetOverall: 19.7 x 10.5 cm (7 3/4 x 4 1/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Radio Waves
H. A. Elsberg (French)
1939.49Jacquard weave; velvet and gold filéOverall: 95 x 79.4 cm (37 3/8 x 31 1/4 in.)Gift of the Estate of H. A. Elsberg©
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Genoa, late 17th century
1918.276Velvet (cut, uncut, voided); silk and metallic threadsOverall: 35.6 x 30.5 cm (14 x 12 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragments of a Chasuble
Italy, beginning of the 15th century
1951.493Velvet (cut and voided); silkAverage: 108 x 50.5 cm (42 1/2 x 19 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Vest
Dalmatia, Late 19th century
1938.17Velvet, gold braid, sequinsOverall: 30 x 42 cm (11 13/16 x 16 9/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Margaret SpencerCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, mid 15th century
1918.31Velvet (cut and voided); silkOverall: 41.9 x 17.8 cm (16 1/2 x 7 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fire Screen
France, 18th century
1960.105Wood and velvet panelOverall: 109.9 x 77.5 x 38.8 cm (43 1/4 x 30 1/2 x 15 1/4 in.)Gift of Carrie Moss Halle in memory of Salmon Portland HalleCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, first third of 17th century
1918.212Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 43.6 x 23.5 cm (17 3/16 x 9 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 15th century
1918.316Velvet (cut and voided); silkOverall: 68.6 x 40 cm (27 x 15 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.475Velvet (cut and voided); silkOverall: 5.4 x 8.6 cm (2 1/8 x 3 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Linstock
France, 17th century
1916.1786Steel; octagonal wood haft covered with green velvet, brass studsOverall: 201 cm (79 1/8 in.); Blade: 25.2 cm (9 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Velvet
China, 17th century
1940.597Velvet (cut and voided)Overall: 87.6 x 78.4 cm (34 1/2 x 30 7/8 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Placket and Cuffs
Northeast Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nehiyawak (Cree) People?
1956.788Velvet, cottonOverall: 19.2 cm (7 9/16 in.); Average: 12.5 x 30 cm (4 15/16 x 11 13/16 in.)Anonymous gift in memory of Sarah Ann MorrisonCCCC0
Velvet
Italy, 17th century
1918.215Velvet (cut, uncut, and voided)Overall: 24.8 x 50.8 cm (9 3/4 x 20 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment with Lobed Palmette Pattern
Italy, 15th century
1918.241Velvet, cut and voided; silkOverall: 23.5 x 18.5 cm (9 1/4 x 7 5/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1918.254Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 29 x 10.7 cm (11 7/16 x 4 3/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - 17th century
1918.309Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 36.1 x 16.7 cm (14 3/16 x 6 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.315Velvet (cut and voided); silkOverall: 61 x 53.3 cm (24 x 21 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy ?, early 17th century
1918.881Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 17.2 x 50.8 cm (6 3/4 x 20 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment (of a Chasuble ?)
Italy, early 15th century
1939.45Velvet (cut and voided); silkOverall: 49.5 x 25.1 cm (19 1/2 x 9 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Stenciled Velvet
Dorothy Marshall Hornblower (American, 1886-1968) and 1 other
1948.102Plain silk velvet stencilled with vegetable dyesOverall: 22 x 30.8 cm (8 11/16 x 12 1/8 in.); Mounted: 28.6 x 36.8 cm (11 1/4 x 14 1/2 in.)Gift of Joseph F. Sindelar©
Six-Color Chasuble Front with Animal Pattern
Italy
1943.66Silk, polychrome velvet with cut pileOverall: 80 x 57.8 cm (31 1/2 x 22 3/4 in.); Mounted: 86.4 x 63.5 cm (34 x 25 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 17th century
1918.901Velvet (cut, uncut, and voided); silkOverall: 67.3 x 18.4 cm (26 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Gorget (from a funerary achievement?)
Netherlands(?), late 16th-early 17th Century
1916.1806Gilded steel (invaded with rust); red velvet lining, plume holderOverall: 32.4 x 24.8 x 19.1 cm (12 3/4 x 9 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1926.489Velvet (cut and voided); silk and metalOverall: 34.3 x 16.9 cm (13 1/2 x 6 5/8 in.)Gift of Adolph LoewiCCCC0
Velvet with Pomegranate Pattern
Italy, 15th century
1952.554Velvet weave (cut and voided): silk threadOverall: 78.1 x 44.5 cm (30 3/4 x 17 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Woman’s Robe (munisak)
Uzbekistan, Bukhara
2009.267Silk: velvet ikatOverall: 132.1 x 150 cm (52 x 59 1/16 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.479Velvet (cut, uncut, and voided); silk and gold threadOverall: 15.9 x 18.4 cm (6 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Stenciled Velvet
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932) and 1 other
1948.101Plain silk velvet stencilled with vegetable dyesOverall: 11.7 x 34.3 cm (4 5/8 x 13 1/2 in.); Mounted: 18.7 x 41.3 cm (7 3/8 x 16 1/4 in.)Gift of Joseph F. Sindelar©
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 1st third of 17th century
1918.917Velvet (cut, uncut, and voided); silkOverall: 64.8 x 17.1 cm (25 1/2 x 6 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.481Velvet (cut, uncut, supplementary weft); silkOverall: 6.7 x 8.6 cm (2 5/8 x 3 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, 17th century
1942.836Velvet; silkOverall: 193 x 55.3 cm (76 x 21 3/4 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Fragment of Stamped Velvet
France or Spain, early 17th century
1918.233Stamped velvetOverall: 62.5 x 45.7 cm (24 5/8 x 18 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of Stamped Velvet
France or Spain, 17th century
1918.237Stamped velvetOverall: 47.3 x 52 cm (18 5/8 x 20 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment with Floral Pattern
Spain, 17th century
1918.21Velvet with two levels of cut pile; silkAverage: 56.5 x 16.5 cm (22 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 1st third of 17th century
1918.277Velvet (cut and uncut); silk and silver filéOverall: 50 x 20.5 cm (19 11/16 x 8 1/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Cut Silk Velvet
France, 19th century
1931.447Velvet; silkOverall: 38.5 x 29.3 cm (15 3/16 x 11 9/16 in.)Gift of H. A. ElsbergCCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.480Velvet (cut and uncut), on a white satin groundOverall: 7.6 x 6 cm (3 x 2 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Cloth of Gold
Spain, 16th century
1918.243Silk velvetOverall: 9 x 21.5 cm (3 9/16 x 8 7/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1946.418Velvet; silkOverall: 74.9 x 9.3 cm (29 1/2 x 3 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
Italy, first half of 16th century
1918.18Silk velvetOverall: 86.4 x 17.2 cm (34 x 6 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Cover for Lord Chancellor's Burse (Purse)
England, 18th century
1916.1366.bVelvet; silkOverall: 73.5 x 60 x 4 cm (28 15/16 x 23 5/8 x 1 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, 17th century
1942.835Velvet; silkOverall: 254 x 50.2 cm (100 x 19 3/4 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1927.365Velvet (cut and uncut)Overall: 57.1 x 43.8 cm (22 1/2 x 17 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Annunciation
Johann Michael Düchert (German, 1725-1799)
1981.12Ivory, ebony, velvet, in the original gilded and glazed frameFramed: 56.5 x 41.9 x 6.3 cm (22 1/4 x 16 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.); Unframed: 33.5 x 25.4 x 3.5 cm (13 3/16 x 10 x 1 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Two Velvet Fragments Sewn Together
Italy, 15th century
1918.236Velvet (cut and voided)Overall: 39 x 33 cm (15 3/8 x 13 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment with falconer and attendant in animated lattice, from a robe
Iran, Kashan, Safavid period
1944.239Silk: velvet, brocaded, pile-warp substitution; gilt-metal threadOverall: 79.4 x 66.7 cm (31 1/4 x 26 1/4 in.); Mounted: 89.5 x 74.9 cm (35 1/4 x 29 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Untitled Anxious Crowd
Rashid Johnson (American, b. 1977) and 2 others
2020.78Softground etching on Somerset Velvet wove paperImage: 50.5 x 61.3 cm (19 7/8 x 24 1/8 in.)Dr. Gerard and Phyllis Seltzer Fund©
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.218Velvet (cut and voided)Overall: 78.8 x 17.8 cm (31 x 7 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th- early 17th century
1946.402Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 24.1 x 14.3 cm (9 1/2 x 5 5/8 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Velourau Sable
France, Germany, Switzerland, America?, late 19th - early 20th century
1940.1243Velvet weave, silkOverall: 150.3 x 18.4 cm (59 3/16 x 7 1/4 in.)Transfer from Education Art CollectionCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th-17th century
1927.367Velvet (cut and uncut)Overall: 44.4 x 23.5 cm (17 1/2 x 9 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.224Velvet (cut and voided)Overall: 28 x 22.9 cm (11 x 9 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Untitled Anxious Man
Rashid Johnson (American, b. 1977) and 2 others
2020.77Softground etching on Somerset Velvet wove paperImage: 60.3 x 50.2 cm (23 3/4 x 19 3/4 in.)Dr. Gerard and Phyllis Seltzer Fund©
Cushion Cover
Italy, 19th century
1916.1380Velvet; silk and metallic threadOverall: 104.1 x 59.1 cm (41 x 23 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Textile
Spain, 16th century
1918.247Velvet; silk and metallic threadOverall: 43 x 14.5 cm (16 15/16 x 5 11/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.302Velvet (cut and voided)Overall: 55.9 x 48.3 cm (22 x 19 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Jacket
Macedonia or Albania, 19th century
1934.275Velvet; metallic embroideryOverall: 30.5 x 154.3 cm (12 x 60 3/4 in.)Gift of the Estate of Samuel E. DettelbachCCCC0
"Ferronnerie" Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.240Velvet (cut and voided)Overall: 24.5 x 24.8 cm (9 5/8 x 9 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.239Velvet (cut and voided)Overall: 33 x 34.3 cm (13 x 13 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Textile
Spain, 16th century
1918.210Velvet; silk and metallic threadOverall: 29.3 x 59.7 cm (11 9/16 x 23 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Stola
Italy, late 17th century
1918.283Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 44.5 x 20 cm (17 1/2 x 7 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, 16th century
1952.555Velvet (cut and voided); silkAverage: 114.6 x 39.1 cm (45 1/8 x 15 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of Wool Velvet
Spain, 16th century
1944.324Velvet (cut and voided): woolAverage: 49.6 x 20.4 cm (19 1/2 x 8 1/16 in.)Gift of Adolph LoewiCCCC0
Run
Rashid Johnson (American, b. 1977) and 2 others
2020.79Softground etching on Somerset Velvet wove paperImage: 25.4 x 30.2 cm (10 x 11 7/8 in.)Dr. Gerard and Phyllis Seltzer Fund©
Fragments of Velvet (So-Called Velours Jardiniers)
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1379Velvet; silk and metallic threadOverall: 97.8 x 60.3 cm (38 1/2 x 23 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.281Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 48.3 x 18.5 cm (19 x 7 5/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1940.604Velvet (cut and voided); silkOverall: 66.7 x 57.5 cm (26 1/4 x 22 5/8 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Velvet Textile
Italy, Genoa ?, second half of 17th century
1918.312Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 90.2 x 24.2 cm (35 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Pieces from Disassembled Cape
Italy, 15th century
1951.496Velvet (cut and voided); silkAverage: 56.5 x 100.5 cm (22 1/4 x 39 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Silk Fragment
China, 18th century
1927.292Velvet (cut and voided)Overall: 34.3 x 31.8 cm (13 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.)Gift of H. A. ElsbergCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.251Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 24 x 21.3 cm (9 7/16 x 8 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Tent panel of a dragon slayer
Iran, Yazd[?], reign of Shah Tahmasp, Safavid period
1948.205Velvet, cut, voided, brocaded, and pile-warp substitution: silk and gilt-metal stripsOverall: 71.1 x 55.6 cm (28 x 21 7/8 in.); Mounted: 81.3 x 66 cm (32 x 26 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of Stamped Velvet
Spain, first half of 17th century
1918.267Velvet (cut and stamped): silkOverall: 24 x 16 cm (9 7/16 x 6 5/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of Gothic Velvet
Spain, 15th century
1918.244Velvet; silk and metallic threadAverage: 14.6 x 15 cm (5 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1946.404Velvet (cut and uncut); silkAverage: 28.1 x 19 cm (11 1/16 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Fragment, probably from a Chasuble
Italy
1918.232Silk with cut and voided velvetOverall: 66 x 29.9 cm (26 x 11 3/4 in.); Mounted: 76.2 x 40.6 cm (30 x 16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Chasuble Front
Turkey, 16th century
1915.677Velvet; silk and metallic threadAverage: 104.8 x 64.8 cm (41 1/4 x 25 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Velvet Textile
Spain, late 15th century
1918.211Velvet; silk and metallic threadAverage: 54 x 21.6 cm (21 1/4 x 8 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.912Velvet (cut and voided); silkOverall: 42.2 x 59 cm (16 5/8 x 23 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Stamped Velvet
Spain, 17th century
1918.213Velvet (cut and stamped): silkOverall: 36 x 16.5 cm (14 3/16 x 6 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Border Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.904Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 38.1 x 43.2 cm (15 x 17 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1946.403Velvet (cut and uncut); silkAverage: 14.6 x 16.5 cm (5 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 18th Century
1918.246Velvet weave: silk: metal threadOverall: 24.8 x 22.3 cm (9 3/4 x 8 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Chasuble
Italy, 15th century
1918.216Velvet (cut and voided); silk and metalOverall: 48.8 x 24.7 cm (19 3/16 x 9 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.223Velvet weave (cut and voided): silk threadOverall: 63 x 55.3 cm (24 13/16 x 21 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Textile: Midnight Sun
H. A. Elsberg (French)
1939.50Jacquard weave; velvet and gold filéOverall: 123.7 x 79.8 cm (48 11/16 x 31 7/16 in.)Gift of the Estate of H. A. Elsberg©
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1918.235Velvet weave (cut with two heights of pile)Overall: 38 x 52 cm (14 15/16 x 20 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Strip
Italy, 17th century
1927.364Velvet (cut and uncut); silk and metal threadOverall: 25.4 x 50.8 cm (10 x 20 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1376Velvet (cut and uncut); silk and flat gold wireOverall: 44.8 x 55.6 cm (17 5/8 x 21 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Curtain
Italy, 17th century
1940.533Silk velvet with metal thread embroidered valance and passementerieOverall: 241.9 x 161 cm (95 1/4 x 63 3/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. James ParmeleeCCCC0
Velvet Band
Italy, 16th-17th century
1920.1465Velvet (cut and uncut); silk and metal threadOverall: 92.7 x 9.8 cm (36 1/2 x 3 7/8 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Velvet panel with four youths smelling flowers
Iran, Isfahan or Yazd, Safavid period
1932.42Silk: velvet, brocaded, and pile-warp substitution; gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 157.5 x 72.7 cm (62 x 28 5/8 in.); Mounted: 167.6 x 83.2 cm (66 x 32 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Women's Jacket
Turkey ?, late 19th century
1945.78Velvet decorated with gold twisted cords; modern cotton liningOverall: 26 x 141 cm (10 1/4 x 55 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Albert ThompsonCCCC0
Chasuble Back with Embroidered Orphrey Band
Italy (chasuble ground); Austria, Graz
1950.85Polychrome velvet: cut pile and voided; Embroidery: silk, gold and silver thread; split and couching stitchesOverall: 122.2 x 73.7 cm (48 1/8 x 29 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Tulwar sword
India, probably Deccan
1930.704Iron hilt with gold; steel blade with gold; wood scabbard with velvet and metallic threadOverall: 96.6 cm (38 1/16 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
Velvet with gold discs
Iran, probably Tabriz, Ilkhanid period
1918.225Silk, gilt-metal thread; brocaded velvetOverall: 30.5 x 20.6 cm (12 x 8 1/8 in.); Mounted: 34.9 x 25.4 cm (13 3/4 x 10 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Divan Cushion
Turkey, 17th century
1916.1385Velvet; silk (formerly on silver ground, which is now worn and darned)Average: 119.4 x 64.2 cm (47 x 25 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Sword with scabbard
India, perhaps Deccan
1930.706Watered steel blade with iron hilt inlaid with gold; velvet lining with leather straps; wooden scabbard with velvet case and metallic threadsOverall: 99 cm (39 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
Brocaded velvet cushion cover with carnations
Turkey, Bursa
1984.27Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt-and-silver-metal threadOverall: 128.9 x 66.7 cm (50 3/4 x 26 1/4 in.); Mounted: 136.5 x 74.3 cm (53 3/4 x 29 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. James Albert Ford, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., The John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust, Mrs. Hermon A. Kelley, John D. Rockefeller, Jr., Mr. and Mrs. John L. Severance, Mrs. Harry Stratton, and J. H. Wade by exchangeCCCC0
Two-color Velvet with Gold in a Double Curved Lattice Pattern
Italy, possibly Florence, 15th century
1929.82Silk, gold thread; polychrome velvet: cut pile, brocaded, and voidedOverall: 108.6 x 55.9 cm (42 3/4 x 22 in.); Mounted: 115.6 x 59.7 cm (45 1/2 x 23 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocaded velvet cover with sunbursts
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2008.146Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt- and silver-metal thread, and cottonOverall: 180.7 x 128.3 cm (71 1/8 x 50 1/2 in.); Mounted: 185.4 x 134 cm (73 x 52 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Brocaded velvet with chintamani design
Turkey, Bursa
1943.313Velvet, brocaded: silk and silver-metal threadOverall: 81.3 x 28.6 cm (32 x 11 1/4 in.); Mounted: 91.4 x 39.4 cm (36 x 15 1/2 in.)Gift of Adolph LoewiCCCC0
Brocaded velvet panel with Italianate pattern
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2003.3Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt-metal thread, and cottonOverall: 173 x 241.5 cm (68 1/8 x 95 1/16 in.); Mounted: 175.3 x 245.7 x 8.9 cm (69 x 96 3/4 x 3 1/2 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Brocaded velvet cushion cover with crescents
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2009.282Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt- and silver-metal thread, and cottonOverall: 138.4 x 65.4 cm (54 1/2 x 25 3/4 in.); Mounted: 134.6 x 63.5 cm (53 x 25 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Venice ?, first half 15th century
1918.310Velvet (cut, uncut, voided, brocaded); silkOverall: 38.5 x 24.2 cm (15 3/16 x 9 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Part of a Chasuble
England, London (embroidery) and Italy, Florence (velvet), early 16th century
1970.124Silk, gold filé; appliqué, embroidery: couching stitches Velvet: solid pile, silkOverall: 101 x 52.8 cm (39 3/4 x 20 13/16 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Chasuble with Orphrey Band
England, London (embroidery) and Italy, Florence (velvet), early 16th century
1947.2Silk, gold thread, sequins; appliqué, embroidery: couching stitches Velvet: solid pile, silk; embroidery: or nuéOverall: 122.5 x 74 cm (48 1/4 x 29 1/8 in.)Gift of Walter C. and Alvin W. Littwitz in memory of their father, Max LittwitzCCCC0
Khanjar dagger
India, 17th century
1930.708Jade hilt with iron and gold; steel blade with iron and gold; wood sheath covered in velvet with metallic threadOverall: 34.4 cm (13 9/16 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
Brocaded velvet with medallions in ogival lattice
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2001.3Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 162.2 x 64.8 cm (63 7/8 x 25 1/2 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Silk Velvet with Gold in Pomegranate Pattern
Italy, possibly Florence, 15th century
1940.596Silk, gold thread; velvet: cut pile in two heights, uncut pile loops, gold-thread loopsOverall: 118.7 x 60.6 cm (46 3/4 x 23 7/8 in.); Mounted: 130.8 x 71.1 cm (51 1/2 x 28 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Bandolier (Shoulder) Bag
Northeastern Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) People
1982.61Plain weave cotton, twill weave wool, velvet, plaited wool binding, wool tassels, glass beadsAverage: 107.3 x 33 cm (42 1/4 x 13 in.)James Albert and Mary Gardiner Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Untitled (Portrait of a Man)
Etienne Carjat (French, 1828-1906)
2017.8.1Photograph on enamel in copper alloy frame with velvet linerOverall: 7.7 x 6.2 cm (3 1/16 x 2 7/16 in.)John Cook Memorial FundCCCC0
Untitled (Portrait of a Woman)
Etienne Carjat (French, 1828-1906)
2017.8.2Photograph on enamel in copper alloy frame with velvet linerOverall: 7.7 x 6.3 cm (3 1/16 x 2 1/2 in.)John Cook Memorial FundCCCC0
Embroidered Sleeve from a Dalmatic
Italy, Florence, 16th century
1998.51Silk, gold and silver thread; velvet, embroidery: or nué, split, satin, and couching stitchesOverall: 55.7 x 56.3 cm (21 15/16 x 22 3/16 in.); Mounted: 66 x 66.7 cm (26 x 26 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Shaped horse trapping
India
1927.376Velvet, brocaded and pile warp substitution: silk and gilt-metal threadAverage: 26.1 x 23.5 cm (10 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Partisan
France, 17th century
1916.1795Steel, etched; octagonal wood haft with studs and leather; remnants of velvet tasselOverall: 217.2 cm (85 1/2 in.); Blade: 57.2 cm (22 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Brocaded Velvet
Turkey, early 16th Century
1946.74Velvet: silk, brocaded with gold and silverAverage: 111.8 x 31.5 cm (44 x 12 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Brocaded Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.903Velvet (brocaded)Overall: 36.2 x 40 cm (14 1/4 x 15 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Length of silk velvet ikat
Uzbekistan, Bukhara
2006.153Silk: warp ikat, velvet weaveMounted: 75.9 x 40.6 cm (29 7/8 x 16 in.); Overall: 69.2 x 33.7 cm (27 1/4 x 13 1/4 in.)Gift of Guido GoldmanCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 15th century
1931.63Velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded): silk and gold threadOverall: 154.6 x 53.7 cm (60 7/8 x 21 1/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
No image available
Italy, early 16th century
1915.670VelvetOverall: 76.2 x 48.3 cm (30 x 19 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Banner with a Quartered Royal Arms of Spain and the Madonna and Child ...
Spain, 16th century
1916.1885.aRed and dark brown velvet, embroidered; fringeOverall: 109.2 x 138.4 cm (43 x 54 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Wall Hanging
China, 20th century
1917.379Velvet brocade, gold threadOverall: 340.3 x 185.4 cm (134 x 73 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph King©
Wall Hanging
China, 20th century
1917.380Velvet brocade, gold threadOverall: 350.4 x 188 cm (137 15/16 x 74 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph King©
Ceremonial Uniform: Jacket
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.aSatin weave silk with gold metal thread embroidery; supplementary weft; black velvet; metal (brass?); lined in blue silkOverall: 74.9 x 204.5 cm (29 1/2 x 80 1/2 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Skirt
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.bSatin weave silk with gold metal thread embroidery; supplementary weft; black velvet; metal (brass?); lined in blue silkOverall: 106.1 x 127 cm (41 3/4 x 50 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Groin Apron
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.cSatin weave silk with gold metal thread embroidery; supplementary weft; black velvet; metal (brass?); lined in blue silkOverall: 69.8 x 30.2 cm (27 1/2 x 11 7/8 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Left Shoulder Flap
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.dSatin weave silk with gold metal thread embroidery; supplementary weft; black velvet; metal (brass?); lined in blue silkOverall: 41.9 x 50.2 cm (16 1/2 x 19 3/4 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Right Shoulder Flap
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.eSatin weave silk with gold metal thread embroidery; supplementary weft; black velvet; metal (brass?); lined in blue silkOverall: 41.9 x 50.2 cm (16 1/2 x 19 3/4 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Armpit Gusset
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.fSatin weave silk with gold metal thread embroidery; supplementary weft; black velvet; metal (brass?); lined in blue silkOverall: 26 x 27.6 cm (10 1/4 x 10 7/8 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Center Flap
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.gSatin weave silk with gold metal thread embroidery; supplementary weft; black velvet; metal (brass?); lined in blue silkOverall: 17.1 x 19.7 cm (6 3/4 x 7 3/4 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Fragments of Velvet Brocade
Spain, 16th century
1918.911Brocaded silk velvetOverall: 54.3 x 26.5 cm (21 3/8 x 10 7/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Set of Three Fish in Original Box
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842-1918)
2009.30Agate, holly, silk velvetOverall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)Gift of Howard F. StirnCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
France, early 20th century
1993.178Velvet, ikat dyed; silkOverall: 160.4 x 58.4 cm (63 1/8 x 23 in.)Gift of Mrs. William J. RobertsonCCCC0
Velvet Brocade
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1912), Qianlong reign
1916.1680Velvet brocade, gold threadOverall: 289.6 x 190.5 cm (114 x 75 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet BrocadeTextile
Italy, mid-16th century
1918.900Velvet brocade, silkOverall: 28.6 x 61.6 cm (11 1/4 x 24 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Florence, early 15th Century
1940.487Velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded): silk and gold threadOverall: 43.8 x 50.2 cm (17 1/4 x 19 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of Velvet Brocade
Italy ?, late 17th or early 18th century
1918.23Brocaded silk velvetOverall: 55.9 x 47.6 cm (22 x 18 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
India, 18th or 19th century
1916.1369Embroidery; gold on velvetOverall: 111.8 x 94 cm (44 x 37 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.242Velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded)Overall: 23.9 x 27 cm (9 7/16 x 10 5/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment
Italy, first half of 16th century
1918.26Brocaded silk velvetOverall: 100 x 20.3 cm (39 3/8 x 8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1918.231Velvet (cut, uncut, voided, brocaded); silkOverall: 42.3 x 51.2 cm (16 5/8 x 20 3/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Door curtain
Iran, Qajar period
1916.1388Velvet ikat: silkOverall: 151.1 x 121.9 cm (59 1/2 x 48 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Costume
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1976.187Cotton, velvet, flannel, dye, faux fur, leather, cowrie shellsOverall: 167.6 x 66 x 40.6 cm (66 x 26 x 16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Velvet Fragment in Two Pieces
Iran or Iraq, 14th century
1918.30Velvet, lancé, silk and Cyprian gold around silk coreOverall: 21.5 x 28.5 cm (8 7/16 x 11 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Costume
Guinea Coast, Nigeria, Yoruba, 20th century
1976.188Cotton, velvet, flannel, leather, dye, probably wood, cowrie shells, metalOverall: 152.4 x 58.4 x 40.6 cm (60 x 23 x 16 in.)Gift of Katherine C. WhiteCCCC0
Circular Piece
India, 18th century
1916.1373Embroidery; velvet decorated with silverOverall: 81.5 x 82.6 cm (32 1/16 x 32 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment
India, 17th century
1946.420Velvet (brocaded); silk and metalOverall: 75 x 47.3 cm (29 1/2 x 18 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Brocade Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.897Velvet (brocaded); silk and metalOverall: 19.7 x 50.8 cm (7 3/4 x 20 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Stenciled Velvet
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932) and 1 other
1948.100Plain silk velvet stencilled with vegetable dyesOverall: 32.7 x 46 cm (12 7/8 x 18 1/8 in.); Mounted: 39.4 x 52.7 cm (15 1/2 x 20 3/4 in.)Gift of Joseph F. Sindelar©
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.482Velvet (cut, uncut, voided, brocaded); silkOverall: 48.2 x 20 cm (19 x 7 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0