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Pillow cover
Pillow cover
Date:
1649
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool And Silk; Tapestry Weave, Damask Weave (backing), And Tassels
Dimensions:
66 x 58.5 cm (26 x 23 1/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1927.203
Acquisition Date:
1927-09-25
Credit Line:

Gift of Archer M. Huntington

Exhibition History:

From the Exotic to the Mystical: Textile Treasures from the Permanent Collection, deY, 5/4 - 8/4/2013

The central medallion depicts Samson and the Lion from Judges 14, flanked on either side with angles, fringe trim.