Fragment with a tapestry roundel
8th–10th century A.D.
Overall: 20.5 x 18 cm (8 1/16 x 7 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft, dovetailed
Not On View
Neutral yellow wool with a medallion design woven with neutral brown wool and light neutral linen. The design consists of a central roundel that encloses fish and unidentifiable motifs. Surrounding the central roundel are similar motifs of fish as well as birds and unidentifiable motifs. Probably belonged to the weaving that 22.793 belonged to. Torn.
Gift of Rt. Rev. Mgr. Arthur T. Connolly