Ground: faded pinkish orange silk. Design: pairs of animals, back to back in pointed ovals enclosed in an ogival framework of conventional leaves and flowers, woven with faded pinkish orange silk warps and weft, resembles damask
1928, Adolfo Loewi, Venice; 1928, sold by Loewi to the MFA for $2745 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: June 7, 1928) NOTES:  Seven textiles (MFA accession nos. 28.320 - 28.326) were purchased for this amount.
Harriet Otis Cruft Fund