User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Cover or towel

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...

Show Full Description

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman

Italian, 16th–17th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

38.1156

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles