Fragment of a tapestry ornament
6th–7th century A.D.
Height x width: 6 x 10 cm (2 3/8 x 3 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry
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Warp and ground in linen. Design shows a stem carrying a plant with two leaves and three floral motifs, woven with dark blue, red, green and yellow wool. Design shows Byzantine influence.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection