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Silk velvet upholstery panel (fragment)
Description: 

A silk velvet upholstery panel with green pomegranate motifs on a yellow and silver ground (fragment)

Place of fabrication: 
Italy
Date Period: 
17th century
Materials: 
Silk; metal thread
Technique: 
Weaving (voided ciselé velvet)
Dimensions: 
60 x 52
Condition: 
Poor: week structure; yellow surface severly worn with loss of most metal threads; water stain
Notes: 
None
Provenance: 
By purchase