A FLEMISH TAPESTRY BORDER FRAGMENT FRIEZE
A FLEMISH TAPESTRY BORDER FRAGMENT FRIEZE

SECOND HALF 16TH CENTURY

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A FLEMISH TAPESTRY BORDER FRAGMENT FRIEZE
Second half 16th Century
Woven in wools, depicting to the centre an oval strapwork cartouche with Hercules carrying a column, to each side with birds perched within the strapwork and with baskets of flowers and to each end with Romulus and Remus suckling from the wolf, within a red foliate scrolling border, reduced in size, reweaving and patching and the border in segments
1 ft. 9 in. x 8 ft. 5 in. (55 cm. x 257 cm.)
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