Antique Decorative Pillows and Textiles
17th Century Flemish Tapestry Fragment with Crest depicting Crabs
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A 17th century Flemish tapestry fragment finely woven with silk and wool depicting a crest with crabs
and brightly colored flowers. The crabs represent great strength and power in gripping on the crest with
crosses all within a cartouche. Edged with an 18th century gold metallic tape on champagne/neutral
colored silk velvet and finished around the outside edges with a thick 19th century gold metallic cord that
has patina with age.

Condition: Ancient restorations that is quite common with pieces this age and something that was did duty
as a chair back. The colors are bright and the tapestry is strong, all has patina.

Size: 27 1/2" x 27 1/2"                    Price: $2425.00                     Item: #PL03-N12
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