GOTHIC TAPESTRY 14TH CENTURY Bataille,Nicolas Apocalypse d'Angers,1373-1387, a series of tapestries woben for Louis I.,Duke of Anjou. Dragons vomiting frogs (Revelations 16:13-14). "And I saw three unclean spirits like frogs, coming out of the mouth of the dragon and of the mouth of the beast and out of the mouth of the false prophet.." Musee de la Tapisserie, Angers, France
Large Philadelphia bargello stitch pocketbook dated 1775, inscribed John Pawling. Pawling was born on August 28, 1722 and grew up near the confluence of the Schuylkill River and Perkiomen Creek near Valley Forge. This area later became known as Pannepacker's? Mills, camp sight of Washington's army during the battle of Germantown. This pocketbook has descended directly in the family to the present owner, 5'' h., 8 1/2'' w.