4th–7th century A.D.
Height x width: 13.4 x 10.5 cm (5 1/4 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry
Not On View
Warp and ground of natural colored linen; design of brownish violet wool. Design shows a roundel enclosing a running animal (a hare ) surrounded by branches and leaves. Design shows Roman influence. From Akhmîn.
Purchased with the Sears Fund by A.M. Lythgoe,From Ghirgas of Keneh. (Lot VI. 33. £5).
Emily Esther Sears Fund