Part of a tunic
6th–7th century A.D.
30 x 53 cm (11 13/16 x 20 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .53 x .30
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry
Not On View
Natural colored linen, woven with it are part of the shoulder bands of a tunic. The grounds of the bands are linen, the design of rectangular oblong spaces in which are single human figures, lions or other animals, is woven with deep purple wool and touches of red and yellow. This piece was not entered and catalogued when received.
Purchased from the Emily Ester Sears Fund of Ghirgas of Keneh( Lot III, 24 or VI, 33) by A. M. Lythgoe, 1904
Emily Esther Sears Fund