probably French (Nimes)
164 x 349 cm (64 9/16 x 137 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Field: 2/2 S twill; Borders: 1/3 S twill ground patterned with supplementary continuous patterning wefts tied in 3/1 S twill, clipped; Warp: silk plied with wool; main weft: wool; pattern weft: wool
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The center is brilliant green, the border, which is deeper on the ends than on the sides is woven red, green, blue, yellowish orange.
Gift from Grenville H. Norcross, Otis Norcross, and Mrs. Kingsmill Maris to the MFA, March 3, 1921
Gift of Grenville H. Norcross and Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs