Fragment of a tapestry band
4th–6th century A.D.
Overall: 7 x 27.5 cm (2 3/4 x 10 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft and hatching
Not On View
Warp of linen; ground of natural-colored linen and brown wool, with design of five circles; the middle one encloses a man with a shield; in the other circles are animals or plants. One circle encloses a lion (?) and the other a hare. Probably a sleeve band.