3rd–4th century A.D.
Overall: 43 x 42 cm (16 15/16 x 16 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft
Not On View
The ground is of natural-colored linen in which is woven with violet wool a roundel framing an eight-pointed star enclosing connected lozenges. Four-petal rosettes inside circles fill the areas between the star and the borders. Two borders, the inner formed by scalloped motifs and the outer is plain frame the roundel.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection