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Textile with Architectural Fountain Guarded by Lions

14th century
Made in Lucca (?)
Silk, metal thread
Overall: 14 x 9 in. (35.6 x 22.9 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed: (below building) Cufic (?)
Friedrich Fischbach
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Catalogue of a Special Exhibition of Textiles. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1915–16. no. 77, p. 30.

Warren, Garnet, and Cheney Brothers. The Romance of Design. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1926. p. 53, ill.

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