Fragment of a tapestry band
4th–6th century A,D.
Overall: 5.5 x 22 cm (2 3/16 x 8 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft
Not On View
Warp of linen; ground of natural colored linen; design of baskets and vases from which stem vine leaves. Circles that contain animals alternate with the vases and baskets. One of the animals is probably a hare and the other is a lion , in dark brown wool.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection