Height x width: 11 x 21.5 cm (4 5/16 x 8 7/16 in.)
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Two soldiers sitting, face to face, one of them holds between them a shield, on which is a figures, which may represent a cray-fish or a beetle, with many legs. Woven with red and yellow silk and linen thread, wound with gilded gold beater’s skin (Cyprian gold).
Denman Waldo Ross Collection