Early Byzantine or Early Islamic
7th–8th century A.D.
Height x width: 20.2 x 34.8 cm (7 15/16 x 13 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool tapestry
Not On View
White linen, into which are woven two flower buds and a border of pink and green bands enclosing two rows of disconnected leaf forms and a row of eye-like motifs (?) in the middle. The design is woven with pink, yellow, light green and dark blue wool. Probably a fragment of a shawl.
Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst