Taquete Victoria and Albert no. 243-1890

Submitted by Jahanara on Sat, 07/31/2021 - 20:28
Time Period
4th C AD
Weave Structure
Cultures
Warp
linen
Weft
wool
Notes

This piece has a pattern of "octagons framing a bird woven with dark born and buff-coloured wool in weft-faced compound tabby. Two small squares of tapestry in prupel wool and linen thread are woven on the same wapr near two corners." (Becker).