Fragment of a Tapestry band
7th–10th century A.D.
Overall: 8 x 42 cm (3 1/8 x 16 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Neutral yellow wool with a band of design consisting of birds and indistinguishable figures woven with dark brown wool. One of the motifs resembles a Chi-Rho. Probably a fragment of a shoulder band (clavus). The border consists of a connected wreath-like motif.
Gift of Rt. Rev. Mgr. Arthur T. Connolly