Fragment of a shoulder band (clavus)
7th–9th century A.D.
Overall: 9 x 41 cm (3 9/16 x 16 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool tapestry
Not On View
Warp of linen; ground of linen; design of red, green, yellow and brown wool; band ends with a pendent medallion; design shows candelabra-like floral motifs in the band and in the medallion. The border consists of repeated semi-circular motifs.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund