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Fragment of tapestry

Possibly German
1600–25


Object Place: Sheldon, England

Dimensions

18.5 x 11.9 cm (7 5/16 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.1095

Medium or Technique

Silk and wool tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Tapestry weave with silk and wool wefts on a wool warp. Running deer in shades of brown on a background of beiges, browns and greens. Faded, holes.

Provenance

1948, Catharine M. Peacock, Manchester, England; 1948, gift of Catharine M. Peacock to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 9, 1948)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Catharine Peacock