Fragment of a band
3rd–4th century A.D.
Overall: 13.5 x 46 cm (5 5/16 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; on this is a band of dark brown wool with a bird of straw colored wool and natural-colored linen and a waving stem with alternate vine leaves, outlined with linen. The motif of the vine shows Roman influence. Probably a shoulder band.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection