Fragment of band
7th-9th century A.D.
Overall: 5.2 x 15.2 cm (2 1/16 x 6 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry
Not On View
Warp of linen; ground of red wool with design of green, brown, and yellow wool and natural colored linen. Design consists of two leaves and a fish (?); border is a scrolled line with rectangular motifs on both sides.
Purchased by Albert M. LythgoeFrom Ghirgas of Keneh (Lot VI. 33. £5)
Emily Esther Sears Fund