Cover or towel
Object Place: Italy
Height x width: 61 x 30 11/16 in. (155 x 78 cm)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Linen (light neutral) with borders across each end worked with yellowish green silk in alternate rows of straight and oblique stitches (oblique stitches split on back). Design: women each with a drawn bow seated in a chariot pulled by a lion or leopard with attendants on foot, and conventionalized foliage.
Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman