Medium: Flax, wool
Dates:5th-7th century C.E.
Dimensions: x943a: 7 x 6 3/4 in. (17.8 x 17.1 cm) x943b: 6 x 8 in. (15.2 x 20.3 cm) x943c: 4 1/2 x 12 3/4 in. (11.4 x 32.4 cm)
Accession Number: X943a-c
Catalogue Description: Three textile fragments. Red, black, purple, yellow, green, and blue wools. Undyed linen. Tapestry weave. Decoration from a tunic. Common design of a red background and purple L-shaped motif on black borders. Fragment a: Square contains central floral designs and similar motifs in corners. Fragment b: Medallion contains bust in center. Fragment c: Clavus (band) contains medallion and abstract ornament. Condition: Much damage. All three pieces are incomplete. Design details are indecipherable.