Square tapestry medallion
5th–6th century A.D.
Height x width: 44 x 33.5 cm (17 5/16 x 13 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool tapestry, with eccentric weft; sewed into linen with looped weft
Not On View
On the main field of white linen is a design of four circles enclosing rabbits. This is surrounded by two interlacing borders; in the wider borders are rabbits. The design is woven with dark blue wool, and detailed with red wool. Sewed onto a piece of linen of looped weaving.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection