Fragment of a band
7th-9th century A.D.
Overall: 10 x 40.5 cm (3 15/16 x 15 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Ground of yellowish white wool, with designs of human figures, animals, plants and two roundels, one enclosing two human figures and the other a horseman; two affronted animals are inside a rectangular motif at the top of the band, the designs are woven with pinkish red wool. A border of pinkish wool is on one side and another of green wool is on the other. Probably a fragment of a shoulder band (clavus). Many holes. Like 22.759.
Gift of Rt. Rev. Mgr. Arthur T. Connolly