7th–9th century A.D.
Height x width (tapestry square): 16.5 x 18 cm (6 1/2 x 7 1/16 in.) Height x width (as mounted): 26 x 25.5 cm (10 1/4 x 10 1/16 in.)
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Made of several tapestry fragments. In the center is a rectangular medallion enclosing a red flower flanked by two pink floral motifs. Surrounding the medallion are flowers and birds (?), woven with pink yellow, dark and light brown, and red wool; framed by two borders, one is in dark brown wool with small discs and the other is in plain red wool.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection