Sep 4, 2009

Lampas with scenes of wild animals

Lampas with scenes of wild animals

late 1500s-early 1600s

Part of a set. See all set records

Silk and gilt-metal thread: lampas, brocaded

Overall: 55.4 x 28.5 cm (21 13/16 x 11 1/4 in.)

Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1939.38



Amidst small floral motifs, deer, and antelopes, cheetahs in one row attack deer, while in the alternating row lions seize wild asses.

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