Throne back cover with lion dogs
67 x 65 cm (26.5 x 25.5 in.)
|| 5 H x 5 V = 25 kpsi
|| rose red, coral, salmon pink, dark blue, light blue, lemon yellow, light yellow, ivory (8)
|| excellent. Full silky pile with original selvedges.
|| A true gem distinguished by a plethora of shades of red, blue and yellow depicting a pair of superbly drawn lion dogs, auspicious symbols of protection and power, flanking a lotus flower with tendrils, symbol of purity. The rose red wool of the background is most probably dyed with logwood.