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Fragment of tapestry

Tapestry weave with silk and wool wefts on a wool warp. Running deer in shades of brown on a background of beiges, browns and greens. Faded, holes.


1948, Catharine M. Peacock, Manchester, England; 1948, gift of Catharine M. Peacock to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 9, 1948)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Catharine Peacock

Possibly German, 1600–25

Object Place

Sheldon, England

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk and wool tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts