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ORLETS

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The medallion is loosely woven in imitation of needlepoint. It portrays an eagle in grays and blacks flying over the walled city of Jerusalem, the city being rendered in several colors. The lining is in red silk.

Category:
needlework
Object name:
ORLETS
Made from:
Wool -- silk
Made in:
Russia
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
67.3 cm (26 1/2 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
43.68
Class:
NEEDLEWORK
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973