Warp of linen; ground of red wool, with design of green, dark brown and orange wool and natural colored linen. Design shows a basket of fruit in a central roundel surrounded by a frame of connected semi-circular motifs, each containing a small disc. Design shows Byzantine influence. From Akhmîn.
Purchased by Albert M. LythgoeFrom Ghirgas of Keneh. (Lot III. 24. £17)
Emily Esther Sears Fund