Fragment with two tapestry bands
4th-6th century A.D.
Overall: 17.5 x 37 cm (6 7/8 x 14 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry
Not On View
Design shows Roman influence. Warp of linen; ground of natural-colored linen; design of dark brown wool and natural-colored linen; woven into a piece of natural-colored linen fabric.
Warp of linen; ground of natural-colored linen; two parallel tapestry bands woven into a piece natural-colored linen, each with guilloche motifs woven with dark brown wool and natural-colored linen; each band is framed by a festooned border. Probably sleeve bands. Design shows Roman influence.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection