Hanging or a covering with tapestry-woven decoration
4th–5th century A.D.
Overall: 255 x 185cm (100 3/8 x 72 13/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry, woven
Not On View
The ground is of natural colored linen, across the ends are two bands of violet wool. Around the middle is a border with broad bands of ornament, at the corners, connected by narrow bands and circular medallions. There are similar medallions in two corners of the main field. The design is woven with violet wool. Purchased with 01.8336 - 01.8367. Never given a textile number.
Purchased with 01.8336 - 01.8367.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund