Fragment of a covering
4th–5th century A.D.
Length x width: 104 × 61 cm (40 15/16 × 24 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry
Not On View
Light natural colored linen with two tapestry roundels and fragments of an angular border woven with dark violet wool and light natural-colored linen of interlaced designs; a pendant ending with a vine leaf extends from each of the vertical parts of the border; probably part of a domestic furnishing, worn and full of holes.
Gift of Rt. Rev. Mgr. Arthur T. Connolly