Silk roundel

East Mediterranean
Early Byzantine
6th–7th century A.D.


Object Place: Krefeld, Germany

Dimensions

Height x width: 27.7 x 25.2 cm (10 7/8 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

40.52

Medium or Technique

Silk; twill weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground of red, design of white, green and light brown, shows two mounted hunters pointing their arrows towards two animals in the lower half the roundel; ground of the border is white with floral motifs of red , green and light brown.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund