Fragment of the neck of a garment
8th–9th century A.D.
Overall: 24 x 20.7 cm (9 7/16 x 8 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool tapestry
Not On View
Deep violet wool ground, in which are woven sections of two circles of which one encloses two addorsed animals and the other a human figure. The design is of pink, red, dark blue and light and dark green wool and natural colored linen. On one side is a red border. Mounted on a piece of heavy linen. Design shows Byzantine influence. Very similar to 10.151.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection