Fragment of cuff?
Overall: 19 x 9 cm (7 1/2 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry
Not On View
Warp of linen; ground of natural colored linen, with ground of border of red wool; design of dark blue wool and linen. Design consists of two connected lonzenges, with frames showing circles of which each encloses a cross or an X motif. A circle enclosing a cross is in the centre of each of the two lozenges. Design shows Byzantine influence. From Akhmîn.
Purchased by Albert M. LythgoeFrom Ghirgas of Keneh (Lot VI. 33. £5)
Emily Esther Sears Fund