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BB 12. Two repeating scenes: men on horse, bird over horses head; man holding spear over a plant (toward horse?) and bird grazes behind him.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Eastern Mediterranean, 8th century or later

Dimensions

11.5 x 20.5 cm (4 1/2 x 8 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 20.5 x 11.5 cm

Accession Number

30.103

Medium or Technique

Silk; Compound weaving; silk yarn

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles