Fragment of a garment
7th–9th century A.D.
Height x width (a): 46 x 18.5 cm (18 1/8 x 7 5/16 in.) Height x width (b): 9 x 40 cm (3 9/16 x 15 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Warp of yellow wool; ground of yellow wool, and design woven with brownish violet, yellow, green, blue and red wool.
08.384a: Part of the neck of a garment; the design shows on the right and left, pairs of standing human figures each with a raised right arm and an open palm (dancers ), and in the middle plants each flanked by a bird, or an animal in the lower tier, and animals and standing human figures each with a raised right arm and an open palm (dancers ) in the upper tier.
08.384a: Shoulder band with a design of pairs of standing human figures each raising the right arm with an open palm (dancers ). Parts of the band are torn.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection