Two fragments of band
2nd–4th century A.D.
Overall (a): 5 x 24.5 cm (1 15/16 x 9 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .245 x .05 / .23 x .10 Overall (b):11 x 24 cm (4 5/16 x 9 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .23 x .10
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry
Not On View
Design shows Roman influence. Warp of linen; ground of natural colored linen and design of deep violet wool. From Akhmîn.
Purchased with the Sears Fund by A.M. Lythgoe,From Ghirgas of Keneh. (Lot VI. 33. £5).
Emily Esther Sears Fund