4th–6th century A.D.
Overall: 8.5 x 10.3 cm (3 3/8 x 4 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool tapestry with eccentric weft
Not On View
Warp of linen; ground of natural colored linen, with design of brown wool. Design shows a running hare in a central circle surrounded by undulating branch-like motifs that form circles enclosing floral motifs. Design shows Roman influence.
Purchased by Albert M. LythgoeFrom Ghirgas of Keneh (Lot III, 24.£17)
Emily Esther Sears Fund