Pearl Roundel with alternating birds

Pearl Roundel with alternating birds

Warp: 37 cm undyed s-spun wool

Weft 35.5 cm s-spun wool and s-spun cotton

Diameter of Roundel approximately 16 cm

Pattern: rows of pearl roundels encircling long legged birds, the pearl roundels are defined by outlines and there are small outlined pearl roundels at the joins of each roundel.

The Textile Museum, DC 73.341 and 73.555

Royal Hunter

Culture: 
Sasanid