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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.

Provenance

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

48.1095

Medium or Technique

Silk and wool tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles