Small pomegranate in green cut and uncut velvet on neutral yellow ground
Object Place: Italy
Height x width: 37 1/8 x 20 1/4 in. (94.3 x 51.4 cm)
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Small pomegranate in green cut and uncut velvet on neutral yellow ground. Remains of strips of silver, carried with weft, still visible. Armorial shield, embroidery and applique, near one end of piece. Dexter side of shield; “Gules, a dove silver holding an olive branch vert, and a chief asure charged with three fleurs-de-lis gold divided by two pallets retraits in base gules”, Pamphili arms.
Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman