Square tapestry panel
4th–6th century A.D.
Overall: 9 x 8 cm (3 9/16 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft
Not On View
Small square enclosing a representation of a human head surrounded by a border of vases and leaves. The figure and motifs are woven in brown wool surrounded by natural colored linen. The details in the central figure and the vases are in linen. The vase and leaf motifs show Roman influence.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection