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Two matching pieces of velvet
Description: 

Two matching pieces of voided ciselé velvet, probably from a chasuble, with red floral motifs on gold ground

Place of fabrication: 
Italy
Date Period: 
17th century
Materials: 
Silk, metal thread
Technique: 
Weaving (voided ciselé velvet)
Dimensions: 
Each 107 x 22
Condition: 
Fair-good: some loss of gold threads; adhesive residues on back of 1 piece
Notes: 
None
Provenance: 
By purchase