Neutral-colored tapestry cloth

Saracenic
10th–11th century


Dimensions

Overall: 36.5 x 31.5 cm (14 3/8 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

15.375

Medium or Technique

Linen and Silk; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Light neutral colored linen decorated with stripes of silk tapestry; the design consists of a guilloche and irregular forms woven with pale faded pinks, blues and yellows. Very much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection