Fragment of a band
3rd–4th century A.D.
Overall: 11 x 29 cm (4 5/16 x 11 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft
Not On View
Design shows Roman influence. Warp of linen; ground of natural-colored linen, with a design of two bands of waving stems with alternate leaves or vine motifs, woven with dark purple-brown wool. Probably shoulder bands.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection