Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed wool
Average: 20.5 x 20 cm (8 1/16 x 7 7/8 in.)
Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust 1916.1980
Two mounted hunters armed with rocks pursue two lions in the center. The man on the left wears a short tunic, as does the woman on the right with a billowing skirt. Both hunters wear hats and high boots. The border displays curving acanthus leaves that alternately enclose running lions and hares. This square was sewn onto a tunic rather than woven in.
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