Odysseus fakes insanity Brussels manufacture, beginning of the 17th century Tapestry, 249,5 x 198,5 cm Ptuj Ormož Regional Museum, UO 485 T
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Title: Odysseus fakes insanity
Location Created: Ptuj castle, Ptuj Ormož Regional Museum
Physical Dimensions: w198,5 x h249,5 cm
Long Description: Tapstries are the most precious part of the Leslie family heritage in the Ptuj castle. They represent the exellent work of art woven with woolen warp threads and woolen and silk weft threads.
One of the four preserved tapestries with scenes from the Odyssey represent Odysseus before the Trojan war.
Provenance: Pokrajinski muzej Ptuj Ormož/Regional Museum Ptuj Ormož, Legacy of the Leslie family at the castle of Ptuj