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Synonyms for tapestry

something that resembles a tapestry in its complex pictorial designs

a heavy textile with a woven design


a wall hanging of heavy handwoven fabric with pictorial designs


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A burst of satisfaction hailed the last words of the captain; and two or three heads, carried away by the enthusiasm of the moment, appeared through the openings of the tapestry.
Circe and the four nymphs must have been very diligently at work since the arrival of the mariners; for a great many yards of tapestry had nw been wrought, in addition to what I before described.
Standing on the inner side of the tapestry, I found myself in a dark recess or passage, at the end of which a ray of light from the lamp showed me a closed door.
She arranged the tapestry behind us so as completely to shut out the light in the circular room.
The chair passed on, and burst aside the hanging tapestry.
The 143m tapestry is the largest embroidered tapestry in the world.
The tapestry depicts Manhattan as a yellow submarine in a sea of blue, with the Beatles star as its captain manning the vessel and waving.
The tapestry, found in the village of Kirkby Malzeard in North Yorkshire, was the creation of Sarah Ann Imeson, a woman who came to Dewsbury as a young bride in 1855.
Alison Lister will be giving an illustrated lecture on the restoration of Sutherland's Christ in Glory tapestry on Tuesday, June 30, at 7pm in the nave of the cathedral.
Vermont Department of Corrections Request for Proposals Project Title: Tapestry Program Corrections Women~~~~s Treatment Program Contract Period: June 1, 2015 May 31, 2017 Date RFP Issued: November 7, 2014 Bidders Conference: Not Applicable Date of Bid Closing: Friday, January 2, 2015 at 3:30 p.
But Tapestry, brilliantly ridden by Moore to inflict a first career defeat on Taghrooda in the Yorkshire Oaks in August, will be supplemented for the Arc at a cost of PS93,000.
The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry will tell the stories of people who left their homeland and moved to new communities across the globe.
This contract will allow Tapestry to bid directly on government requirements for information technology support.
Tapestry kicked off its retail leasing campaign with No Longer Empty, a non-profit organization whose mission is to introduce art to a wider public.
The tapestry has been engraved onto a shallow crystal bowl with English description of each major event.