5th–7th century A.D.
Overall: 14 x 24 cm (5 1/2 x 9 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft
Not On View
Three stripes and a medallion. Warp of linen; ground of plum-colored wool; design of natural-colored linen; woven into a piece of natural-colored linen. Medallion is in the shape of a lozenge that encloses four vine leaves. Two stripes show a design of interlocked cables and the middle stripe shows an undulating line with leaf-like motifs (?). Design shows Roman influence.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection