Sleeve Fragment with a Band Decorated with an Animal

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This simple band of linear design, part of a tunic sleeve, recalls the monochrome purple Late Antique style that was so popular in interlace designs.

Sleeve Fragment with a Band Decorated with an Animal, Tapestry weave in red wool (dyed with madder) and undyed linen on plain-weave ground of undyed linen; details in flying shuttle in undyed linen; weft loop pile with undyed linen

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