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The ground is of red satin. The design of conventional plant forms and pair of leopards, dogs, pigs, deer foxes and rabbits, is woven with yellow silk. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Possibly Italian, early 17th century

Dimensions

Height x width: 26 9/16 x 18 1/8 in. (67.5 x 46 cm)

Accession Number

00.599

Medium or Technique

Fabrics

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles