Warp of linen; ground of natural colored linen, with red, orange and green wool. Design of each tapestry ornament shows a heart-shaped petal on a branch from which stem two leaves that flank the central branch. Design shows Byzantine influence. From Akhmîm.
Purchased by Albert M. LythgoeFrom Ghirgas of Keneh. (Lot III. 24. £17)
Emily Esther Sears Fund