Early Byzantine or Early Islamic
7th–9th century A.D.
Overall (a): 3.5 x 2 cm (1 3/8 x 13/16 in.) Overall (b): 3 x 4 cm (1 3/16 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool tapestry
Not On View
Small heart-shaped forms woven with red and green wool on linen warp; motifs may represent red fruits with small green branches.
Purchased by Albert M. LythgoeFrom Ghirgas of Keneh. (Lot III. 24. £17)
Emily Esther Sears Fund