Tapestry fragment of a border
4th–7th century A.D.
Overall: 11 x 46.5 cm (4 5/16 x 18 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft
Not On View
Warp of linen; ground of natural-colored linen; the design consists of a band fromed by rectangular and scrolled motifs; a star-like medallion with eight-projecting motifs is adjacent to the the band. Probably a fragment of a garment. Design shows Roman influence..
Denman Waldo Ross Collection