Fragment with a tapestry medallion
7th–9th century A.D.
Height x width: 17 x 17 cm (6 11/16 x 6 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry
Not On View
Yellowish-green woolen cloth, with three white stripes at one end. In the middle is a roundel framed by a plain brown and natural-colored linen borders. The roundel encloses birds (?) and unidentifiable motifs. These are woven with yellow, green, blue and brown wool and natural-colored linen.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection