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Strip of leather

Northern European
18th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 168.3 x 55.9 cm (66 1/4 x 22 in.)

Accession Number

03.628

Medium or Technique

Leather

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Wall coverings

Silver ground, with flowers, parrots, and butterflies in bright colors; border on one side. Pieced in the center.

Provenance

John Chadwick & Co.; 1903, sold by John Chadwick & Co. to the MFA for $80.00 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: February 16, 1903)

NOTES:
[1] MFA accession numbers 03.628 and 03.629 were purchased together for $80.00.

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund