4th–7th century A.D.
Overall: 6 x 46 cm (2 3/8 x 18 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft
Not On View
Warp of linen; ground of natural-colored linen, with an interlacing design of dark-purple wool and tracery of natural-colored linen; worked into a piece of natural-colored linen.Interlacing design resembles motifs in late Roman and Early Christian mosaics.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection