Spanish or Italian
Object Place: Spain or Italy
43.8 x 18.9 cm (17 1/4 x 7 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk and gold-metallic thread; brocaded lampas
Not On View
Gray-blue ground on which are palmettes, parrots and horses (?) woven with tan-colored silk and white thread wound with gilded gold beater’s skin (Cyrpian gold).
Purchased of D. G. Kelekian by the donors for $1100.
Gift of Wright Fabyan and Francis Lee Higginson