Fragment of ornamental Tapestry Band
7th century A.D. (?)
20 x 25 cm (7 7/8 x 9 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .25 x .20
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool
Not On View
The design, which shows Byzantine influence, consists of four female figures richly clothed holding horns of plenty. It is woven with pink blue, green, yellow and violet wool on a linen warp. Much worn.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection