Warp and ground of brownish violet wool; with an all-over design of connected diamond motifs, each enclosing a small lozenge, designs are woven with black wool; the border is in red wool with brocaded rosettes in natural-colored linen. Design shows Byzantine influence.
Purchased by Albert M. LythgoeFrom Ghirgas of Keneh (Lot VI. 33. £5) 1904.
Emily Esther Sears Fund