4th–6th century A.D.
Overall: 8.5 x 8 cm (3 3/8 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry
Not On View
Square panel with warp of linen; ground of natural colored linen, with design of brown wool. Design shows a brown rectangular area in the centre of the square surrounded by a scrolled branch with vine leaves. Design shows Roman influence.
Purchased by Albert M. LythgoeFrom Ghirgas of Keneh (Lot III, 24. £17),From Akhmin
Emily Esther Sears Fund