Elizabethan table carpet by Unknown Artist

Woven with 'Turkish' knots.


Details

Dimensions:
367 x 364 cm
Art Fund grant:
£500 ( Total: £3,234)
Acquired in:
1968
Vendor:
Mayorcas Ltd

Central coat of arms, dated 1571, of Boldero impaling Chitting. The Boldero arms & crest are repeated in the borders, together with another coat which may be of Wright of Suffolk & Norfolk.

Provenance

Francis Boldero of Pakenham, Suffolk.

Venue details

Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery Castle Hill, NORWICH Norfolk NR1 3JU 01603 493625 www.museums.norfolk.gov.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £7.95)

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