Moths, say some, do not devour old tapestries.
"The Tapestry Book" by Helen Churchill Candee
Remains of tapestry, containing probably a fine collection of moths.
"Happy-Thought Hall" by F. C. Burnand
The steps were worm-eaten, and the wall on both sides hung with moth-devoured and ragged tapestry.
"Lost Sir Massingberd, v. 2/2" by James Payn