7th–8th century A.D.
Height x width: 12.5 x 10.6 cm (4 15/16 x 4 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool tapestry
Not On View
Warp of linen; ground of brownish violet wool; with designs in red wool and natural colored linen. Design consists of a hare (?) inside a central circle framed by a square, surrounded by star-like motifs woven alternately in red wool and natural-colored linen. From Akhmîn.
Purchased by Albert M. LythgoeFrom Ghirgas of Keneh
Emily Esther Sears Fund