This is a Clavus band. It is dated 4th–5th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is wool, linen and its technique is slit tapestry with supplementary weft wrapping. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
John Pierpont Morgan.
It is credited
Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 37 x 7 cm (14 9/16 x 2 3/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Clavus Band; wool, linen; H x W: 37 x 7 cm (14 9/16 x 2 3/4 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-138