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Panel (one of two)

Design of a lioness felling a gazelle or deer repeating in loose rows over a simple repeating floral background of curving stalks with leaves, blossom and small dogs. Red, green, blue, black and white silk, plus silver and gold colored wrapped (metallic?) yarns. a: edged with a band of blue and...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Possibly Persian, Late 19th–20th century

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Silk; Compound Weaving


Textiles and Fashion Arts