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Small mat

Spanish
17th–18th century


Dimensions

145 x 68 cm (57 1/16 x 26 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .68 x 1.45

Accession Number

21.2182

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool, looped-woven

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Design and background formed by looped woolen weft. Warp and weft of foundation fabric linen or hemp. Ground of mainfield and border, dark blue. Design: central medallion with jar of flowers at each end separating pairs of small geometric lions, surrounded by floral scroll border. The colors are cream/ white, pink and yellow. Moth eaten.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection