Fragment of tapestry band
4th–6th century A.D.
Overall: 10 x 25 cm (3 15/16 x 9 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry
Not On View
Warp of linen, ground of natural-colored linen, design of a waving stem with alternate leaves of dark brown wool; woven into a piece of natural-colored linen fabric. Design shows Roman influence.
Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst