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Description

A hand-knotted table carpet known as the Kinghorne Carpet, bearing the coronetted monogram ILCKME, Iohn Lyon Comes Kinghorne, M E may refer to his first wife Margaret Erskine, or his second Elizabeth Maule: English, possibly Norwich, c. 1620

Museum reference

H.SO 20

Collection

Decorative and Applied Art

Object name

Carpet

Production information

England, EUROPE

Date

c. 1620

Materials

Textile

Physical description

Textile; turkeywork

Associations

OWNER: Lyon, John, 2nd Earl of Kinghorne, 1596 - 1646
Erskine, Margaret
Maule, Elizabeth
Glamis Castle, Angus, Scotland, EUROPE

References

Tarrant, Naomi, Textile Treasures: An Introduction to Ruropean Decorative Textiles for Home and Church in the National Museums of Scotland, NMS Publishing Ltd, Edinburgh, 2001

On display

National Museum Of Scotland »
Level 5 »
Art, Design And Fashion, Art Of Living

Credit

Acquired with the aid of the Art Fund

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