Fragment of a border
6th–7th century A.D.
Height x width: 15 x 10.5 cm (5 7/8 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft
Not On View
On a natural-colored linen are two connected circles, each enclosing a hare (?). Red and green leaves fill the areas between the circles. The warp is linen, the weft is white wool, and the design is woven with brownish violet, red, and green wool.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection