Weaving with a tapestry roundel
7th–8th century A.D.
Overall: 20.5 x 24.5 cm (8 1/16 x 9 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool tapestry
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Red woolen ground into which is woven a circular medallion. The ground of the medallion is natural-colored linen, on this are plant forms surrounding a a central crenulated medallion enclosing a bird, in blue, red, green and yellow wool. Bands of dark blue, yellow and green wool and natural-colored linen encircle the main field. Like 11.1422.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection