5th–7th century A.D.
Height x width: 21 x 120 cm (8 1/4 x 47 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry
Not On View
Warp of linen; ground of natural colored linen, with a design of long leaves enclosing fruits and flowers of deep violet, red, yellow, light and dark green and orange wool. Design shows Byzantine influence.
Purchased by Albert M. LythgoeFrom Ghirgas of Keneh (Lot VI. 33. £5)
Emily Esther Sears Fund