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Medium: Wool: tapestry (349)
Medium: Wool: tapestry (349)
Icon of the Virgin and Child
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1967.144CCCC0
Story of Perseus and Andromeda
Netherlands, early 16th century
1927.487CCCC0
Venus tells Aeneas and his friend Achates to go to Carthage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.1CCCC0
Cupid disguised as Aeneas's son, presents gifts to Dido
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.2CCCC0
Dido Sacrifices to Juno, the Goddess of Marriage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.3CCCC0
Dido shows Aeneas the plans for the fortifications of Carthage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.4CCCC0
Dido and Aeneas seek shelter from a storm
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.5CCCC0
Mercury tells Aeneas to Leave Carthage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.6CCCC0
Aeneas says Farewell to Dido
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.7CCCC0
The Death of Dido
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.8CCCC0
Fragment with Satyr and Maenad
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th century
1975.6CCCC0
Nereid (Sea-Nymph) from a Hanging
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 4th - 5th century
1953.18CCCC0
Tunic with Profile Animal and Human Heads
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1949.12CCCC0
Half Tunic
Peru, South Coast, Inca Culture, Colonial Period, 16th century
1951.393CCCC0
Chateau de Chaumont Set
France, Lyon(?), early 16th century
1960.176CCCC0
The Triumph of Eternity (From Chateau de Chaumont Set)
France, Lyon(?), early 16th century
1960.176.1CCCC0
Youth (From Chateau de Chaumont Set)
France, Lyon(?), early 16th century
1960.176.2CCCC0
Time (From Chateau de Chaumont Set)
France, Lyon(?), early 16th century
1960.176.3CCCC0
Virgin and Child with Four Saints
Germany or Switzerland, Upper Rhine
1939.162CCCC0
Month of May: Scene of May Day Festival
Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662) and 1 other
1944.133CCCC0
Fragmentary Icon Panel, Christ in Glory (?) and Evangelists
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid 8th - mid 9th centuries
1952.256CCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1969.38CCCC0
Decorated Band from a Tunic or Curtain
Egypt, late Byzantine or early Islamic period, 7th Century
1960.275CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.143CCCC0
Lions from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic Abbasid period, 8th - 9th Century
1982.83CCCC0
Lions from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic Abbasid period, 8th - 9th Century
1982.83.aCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Islamic Abbasid period, 8th - 9th Century
1982.83.bCCCC0
Roundel from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1946.412CCCC0
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1982.80CCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1950.615CCCC0
Tapestry Square Panel
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1957.495CCCC0
Millefleurs Tapestry with Medici Coat of Arms
Netherlands, Hainault, early 16th century
1942.824CCCC0
Human Head from a Large Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th Century
1982.301CCCC0
Three Figures from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1926.158CCCC0
Three Figures from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1926.158.aCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1926.158.bCCCC0
Four Seasons
possibly by Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1952.544CCCC0
Spring: Fishing Scene
possibly by Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1952.544.1CCCC0
Summer: Harvest Scene
possibly by Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1952.544.2CCCC0
Autumn: Vintage Scene
possibly by Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1952.544.3CCCC0
Winter: Skating Scene
possibly by Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1952.544.4CCCC0
Duck's Head from a Large Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th Century
1950.512CCCC0
Fragment of a Band or Border
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.110CCCC0
Two Confronted Animals from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic period, Abbasid, 8th - 9th century
1983.256CCCC0
Fire Screen Panel and Frame
Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662) and 2 others
1942.821CCCC0
Fire Screen Panel
Jacques Neilson and 3 others
1942.821.aCCCC0
Looped Roundel from a Blanket or Cover
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1926.141CCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.145CCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.145.bCCCC0
Long Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.215CCCC0
Chinese Fair
Beauvais (French) and 2 others
1944.134CCCC0
Pillow cover with Arabic inscription
Egypt, al-Bahnasa
1959.48CCCC0
Saltillo Sarape
Mexico, Coahuila state, Saltillo Region
1973.1062CCCC0
Saltillo Sarape
Mexico, Coahuila state, Saltillo Region
1921.569CCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, first half of the 7th century
1919.24CCCC0
Curtain Panel with Scenes of Merrymaking
Egypt, Byzantine period
2000.5CCCC0
Tunic
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1956.84CCCC0
Hubbell Revival-style Rug with Moki (Moqui) Stripes
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Early Period
1917.62CCCC0
Ornament with Symbolic Interlacing Knots
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th period
1919.21CCCC0
Shepherds in a Round Dance
Netherlands, early 16th century
1939.158CCCC0
The Flute Player from Set Les Beaux Pastorales
Beauvais (French) and 1 other
1942.822CCCC0
Hanging with Christian Images
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.73CCCC0
Grape Leaves from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1983.262CCCC0
Grape Leaf from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1983.262.aCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1983.262.bCCCC0
Diamond Network Style Rug
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1937.857CCCC0
Banded Eyedazzler Style Rug
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1937.900CCCC0
Altar Frontal: Scenes from the Childhood of Christ
France and South Netherlands, 16th century
1942.826CCCC0
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period
1916.1980CCCC0
Four Segmenta from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period
1983.129CCCC0
Four Segmenta from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period
1983.129.aCCCC0
Four Segmenta from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period
1983.129.bCCCC0
Four Segmenta from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period
1983.129.cCCCC0
Elements: Air, Juno
Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1942.495CCCC0
Fragment of Round Segmentum
Africa, North Africa, Egypt, Coptic-style weaver
1982.271CCCC0
Curtain Fragment with Galloping Horse
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.27CCCC0
Falling Man/Canto T
Ernest Trova (American, 1927–2009) and 1 other
1999.207©
Untitled
Desirée Scholten (Dutch, 1920–1987)
1996.192©
Saltillo Sarape
Mexico, Coahuila state, Saltillo Region
1921.568CCCC0
Fragment, probably from a large hanging
Iran or Iraq, 10th-11th century ?
1959.122CCCC0
Shard
Ramona Sakiestewa (American, 1948-)
1996.195©
The Mystical Grapes
Flanders, possibly Bruges, early 16th century
1973.77CCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.145.bCCCC0
Woman’s Two-Piece Dress (Biil’éé)
Native North America, Southwest, Diné
1929.921CCCC0
Unfinished Cloth
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, Pachacamac, 12th-15th century
1925.660CCCC0
Rug Banded with "diamond stripes"
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1937.761CCCC0
Fragment, Probably from a Hanging
Iran or Iraq, Abbasid period, 9th century
1983.133CCCC0
Segmentum with Musicians
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period (750–1258)?
1983.124CCCC0
Border of Heads and Palmettes from a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1960.273CCCC0
Part of a Gammadion Border
Syria ?, 5th-6th century
1977.90CCCC0
Fragment of an Ornament
Egypt, Byzantine period, 8th - 9th century
1983.132CCCC0
Eyedazzler Style Rug
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1937.855CCCC0
Lower Border of a Garment
Central Andes, North Coast, Chimú or Lambayeque (Sican) People
1954.68CCCC0
Poppies
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2010.186©
Fragment of a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1961.201CCCC0
Fragment of an Ornamental Border of a Tunic
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunic period, 9th century
1916.1678CCCC0
Fragmentary Ornament from a Tunic with Lozenges and Medallions
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1929.99CCCC0
Decorations and Sleeve from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.107CCCC0
Clavi (Decorative Band)
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.107.aCCCC0
Clavi (Decorative Band)
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.107.bCCCC0
Sleeve from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.107.cCCCC0
Fragment from a Large Hanging
Iran or Iraq, Abbasid period, 9th - 11th century
1983.122CCCC0
Fragment, an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1929.98CCCC0
Carpet (Kilim)
Turkey, Anatolia, late 19th-early 20th century
1961.388CCCC0
Tapestry with Birds and Greek Letters
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.127CCCC0
Square Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.87CCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period (750–1258)?
1983.125CCCC0
Four Fragments from a Hanging: Athena Partheneon
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.136CCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.75CCCC0
Curtain Fragment with Panthers
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, late 6th century
1980.31CCCC0
Fragment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 7th century
1983.130CCCC0
Fragment of a Segmentum: Achilles
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.135CCCC0
Romans Admiring the Sabine Women
Belgium, Brussels, 16th century
1942.820CCCC0
Seasons: Autumn, Bacchus
Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1942.496CCCC0
Bluebonnets
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2010.185©
Children Playing: The Bath
workshop of Charron (French) and 1 other
1942.819CCCC0
Fragment from a Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period (750–1258)?
1983.146CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-7th century
1946.413CCCC0
Two Mounted Fragments of a Border (from a Garment ?)
Iran or Iraq, early Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th century A.D.
1950.522CCCC0
Gideon Selecting his Army
Flanders, late 16th century
1949.230CCCC0
Moses and Jethro's Daughter
Flanders, 17th century
1921.934CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, 8th - 9th century
1982.85CCCC0
Fourth-Phase Chief Blanket Style Rug
Native North America, Southwest, Diné
1937.903CCCC0
Fragment of a Band (?)
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.149CCCC0
Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Mexico, Saltillo, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1916.908CCCC0
Fragments, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155CCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155.aCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155.bCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155.cCCCC0
Border of a Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.474CCCC0
Border of a Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.474.aCCCC0
Border of a Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.474.bCCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 18th or early 19th century
1955.303CCCC0
Germantown Eyedazzler Saddle Throw
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1929.922CCCC0
Fragment of a Segmentum with Palmette Tree, Lions and Birds
Egypt, Islamic period, 8th - 9th century
1983.150CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1919.22CCCC0
Fragment of a Border
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.138CCCC0
Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Mexico, Saltillo, Post-Contact, Classic Period
1916.907CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th century
1916.2061CCCC0
Fragment of a Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.88CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th century
1983.123CCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, late Abbasid period, first half of 9th century
1914.548CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.473CCCC0
Blanket/ Sarape (banded style)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1921.948CCCC0
Border Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 18th - early 19th century
1925.507CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472.aCCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472.bCCCC0
White On White
Moik Schiele (Swiss, 1938–1993)
1996.190©
Alexander the Great on Horseback
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1959.123CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.89CCCC0
Fragment, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1946.411CCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1914.551CCCC0
Fragment
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, 12th-15th century
1977.190CCCC0
Border Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, early 19th century
1934.199CCCC0
Sleeve Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th century
1926.161CCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, late Abbasid period, first half of the 9th century
1926.151CCCC0
Rug (Woman's Wearing Blanket Style)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Early Period
1921.557CCCC0
Border of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.500CCCC0
Fragment, Probably a Border from the Hem of a Tunic
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th Century
1943.94CCCC0
Fragment from a Hanging
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.137CCCC0
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-6th century
1983.142CCCC0
Fragment of an Ornament
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1983.131CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 18th - early 19th century
1925.471CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, mid-19th century
1955.304CCCC0
Rug (banded pound blanket style)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, post- Contact, Early Period
1921.561CCCC0
Fragmentary Ornament from a Tunic with Lozenges and Medallions
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1929.102CCCC0
Saltillo Style Blanket/Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Rio Grande Hispanic, Post-Contact, Classic Period
1921.558CCCC0
Two Fragments from a Curtain: Dolphins
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
1982.82CCCC0
Shawl
India, Punjab, late 19th century
1917.35CCCC0
Rug
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1921.563CCCC0
Corner of Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 20th century
1925.469CCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1926.157CCCC0
Ornament, Probably from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.254CCCC0
Square Segmentum
Egypt, Byzantine period (?), 5th century
1982.91CCCC0
Square, Probably a Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1914.562CCCC0
Blanket/ Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Rio Grande Hispanic, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1921.562CCCC0
Heraldic Tapestry
France, 18th century
1940.612CCCC0
Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Mexico, Saltillo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1921.567CCCC0
Fragment of a Large Hanging
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1982.266CCCC0
Saltillo Style Blanket/ Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Mexico or Rio Grande Hispanic, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1921.559CCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period
1982.298CCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period
1982.298.aCCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period
1982.298.bCCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period
1982.298.cCCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period
1982.298.dCCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period
1982.298.eCCCC0
Fragments of a Belt
Peru, South Andes, Tiwanaku style, late 4th-early 5th Century
1996.348CCCC0
Ornamental Square
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.566CCCC0
Fragment with Two Roundels and a Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1982.92CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl Border
India, Kashmir ?, 19th century
1934.330CCCC0
Music
Vera De Kosenko (American, 1890–1970)
1940.26©
Wearing Blanket with Moki (Moqui) Stripes
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo or Pueblo (Zuni), Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1921.564CCCC0
Fragment, Probably Part of an Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.552CCCC0
Fragment with Two Animals (?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 6th century
1983.260CCCC0
Pendant of a Clavus (?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1983.258CCCC0
Large Cloth
Peru, North Coast, Chimú Culture, 12th-15th century
1925.665CCCC0
Fragment of a Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1982.297CCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 7th century
1926.153CCCC0
White Reflections
Jagoda Buic (Yugoslavian, 1930-)
2011.191©
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1983.141CCCC0
Round Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 5th century
1982.106CCCC0
Round Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 5th century
1982.105CCCC0
Rug or Saddle Blanket
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Early Period
1927.490CCCC0
Fragment of a Tiraz-Style Textile
Egypt, Fatimid period, Caliphate of al-Amir or al-Hafiz, AH 495-544
1919.30CCCC0
Fragmentary Band, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1950.513CCCC0
Shawl with boteh
India, Kashmir
1952.190CCCC0
Hunters on Horseback
Egypt, Islamic Abbasid period, late 8th to 9th century
1982.102CCCC0
Busts and Animals Under Tree of Life
Egypt, Islamic period, Abbasid, 8th - 9th century
1982.272CCCC0
Fragment of an Ornamental Band
Egypt, al Faiyûm, late Abbasid or early Tulunid period, 9th century
1950.537CCCC0
Fragment, Neck Band of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1929.107CCCC0
Fragment of Two-Sectioned Tapestry Border
England ?, 16th century
1940.611CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1919.18CCCC0
Woman's Dress (one panel)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1924.149CCCC0
Fragment with Frieze of Birds
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.259CCCC0
Two Figures Framed by a Jeweled Border
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
1979.58CCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.150CCCC0
Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Mexico, Saltillo, Post-Contact, Early Period
1921.566CCCC0
Fragment of a Band with Horse
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period (750–1258)?
1982.300CCCC0
Long Shawl Fragment
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.221CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, first half of 7th century
1926.144CCCC0
Long Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.216CCCC0
Fragment of a Roundel
Egypt, 7th - 9th century
1983.267CCCC0
Fragment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th to mid-7th century
1914.553CCCC0
Fragments from a Hanging (?)
Egypt, late Abbasid - early Tulunid period, 9th - 10th century
1982.268CCCC0
Four Fragments of the Clavi of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.149CCCC0
Woman's Dress (One Panel)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1921.947CCCC0
Pendant of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1914.550CCCC0
Segmenta (2 of 2)
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278.bCCCC0
Band with Flora and Fauna Motifs
Egypt, 6th - 7th century
1983.268CCCC0
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 7th century
1929.105CCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.151CCCC0
Long Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.219CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.546CCCC0
Banded Wearing Blanket (diyugi)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo or Pueblo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1921.555CCCC0
Tunic Ornament with Part of a Saint
Egypt, c. 7th - 8th century
1983.263CCCC0
Neck Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1982.81CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th period
1914.800CCCC0
Fragment from a Hanging (?) with Roundel and Border
Egypt, late Abbasid - early Tulunid period, 9th - 10th century
1982.269CCCC0
Four Fragments of the Gammadion Border of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1929.108CCCC0
Fragment of a Border
Egypt, 9th century
1982.375CCCC0
Fragment from a Curtain (?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.266CCCC0
Fragment with an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1929.101CCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1929.104CCCC0
Ornament (Gammadion and Segmentum) from a Tunic
Egypt, Antinoë ?, Byzantine period, 6th century
1973.21CCCC0
Study for Poppies Tapestry
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2009.266©
Spade-shaped Terminus of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.255CCCC0
Fragment with Running Figure
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.257CCCC0
Fragment of the Corner of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.246CCCC0
Square Segmentum with Combat Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - early 7th century
1982.380CCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 5th century
1982.74CCCC0
Fragments from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.143CCCC0
Fragment, Part of the Neck Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine Period, 5th - 7th century
1914.549CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 7th century
1929.106CCCC0
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.544CCCC0
Fragment with Roundel and Decorative Stripes
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1982.275CCCC0
Clavus with Linked Roundels
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.381CCCC0
Fragment with Fish and Bird
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.252CCCC0
Square Segmentum with Two Birds
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.379CCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.279CCCC0
Fragmentary Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1926.156CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Icon of the Virgin and Child
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1967.144Slit-and dovetailed-tapestry weave; woolOverall: 178.7 x 110.5 cm (70 3/8 x 43 1/2 in.); Mounted: 197.4 x 128.2 x 6.4 cm (77 11/16 x 50 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Story of Perseus and Andromeda
Netherlands, early 16th century
1927.487Tapestry weave: wool and silkOverall: 320.5 x 446.8 cm (126 3/16 x 175 7/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Venus tells Aeneas and his friend Achates to go to Carthage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.1Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 411.3 x 294.5 cm (161 15/16 x 115 15/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
Cupid disguised as Aeneas's son, presents gifts to Dido
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.2Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 418.8 x 634.6 cm (164 7/8 x 249 13/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
Dido Sacrifices to Juno, the Goddess of Marriage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.3Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 411 x 464.5 cm (161 13/16 x 182 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
Dido shows Aeneas the plans for the fortifications of Carthage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.4Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 416.4 x 563.6 cm (163 15/16 x 221 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
Dido and Aeneas seek shelter from a storm
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.5Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 416.4 x 418.8 cm (163 15/16 x 164 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
Mercury tells Aeneas to Leave Carthage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.6Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 411 x 337 cm (161 13/16 x 132 11/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
Aeneas says Farewell to Dido
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.7Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 403 x 394 cm (158 11/16 x 155 1/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
The Death of Dido
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.8Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 414 x 466.5 cm (163 x 183 11/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
Fragment with Satyr and Maenad
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th century
1975.6Undyed linen and dyed wool; plain weave ground with tapestry weaveOverall: 139 x 86.4 cm (54 3/4 x 34 in.); Mounted: 153.6 x 100.4 x 3.9 cm (60 1/2 x 39 1/2 x 1 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Nereid (Sea-Nymph) from a Hanging
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 4th - 5th century
1953.18Slit-and dovetailed-tapestry weave probably woven in a linen plain-weave ground; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 66.7 x 65.4 cm (26 1/4 x 25 3/4 in.); Mounted: 76.8 x 75.6 x 2.9 cm (30 1/4 x 29 3/4 x 1 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Tunic with Profile Animal and Human Heads
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1949.12Tapestry weave: woolAverage: 97.8 x 99.1 cm (38 1/2 x 39 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Half Tunic
Peru, South Coast, Inca Culture, Colonial Period, 16th century
1951.393Interlocked tapestry; cotton and woolOverall: 92.7 x 72.1 cm (36 1/2 x 28 3/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Chateau de Chaumont Set
France, Lyon(?), early 16th century
1960.176Silk and wool; tapestry weaveAverage: 321.8 x 452 cm (126 11/16 x 177 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Virgin and Child with Four Saints
Germany or Switzerland, Upper Rhine
1939.162Tapestry weave: linen warp, wool and silk weftsOverall: 79.7 x 155.8 cm (31 3/8 x 61 5/16 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Month of May: Scene of May Day Festival
Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662) and 1 other
1944.133Tapestry weave: linen warp, wool and silk weftsOverall: 312.4 x 452 cm (123 x 177 15/16 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
Fragmentary Icon Panel, Christ in Glory (?) and Evangelists
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid 8th - mid 9th centuries
1952.256Slit-and dovetailed-tapestry weave; woolOverall: 53.3 x 80.7 cm (21 x 31 3/4 in.); Mounted: 63.5 x 90.2 cm (25 x 35 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1969.38Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 23.5 x 20.4 cm (9 1/4 x 8 1/16 in.)The A. W. Ellenberger, Sr., Endowment FundCCCC0
Decorated Band from a Tunic or Curtain
Egypt, late Byzantine or early Islamic period, 7th Century
1960.275Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 8.2 x 24.7 cm (3 1/4 x 9 3/4 in.); Mounted: 14.6 x 30.5 cm (5 3/4 x 12 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.143Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 94 x 39.4 cm (37 x 15 1/2 in.); Mounted: 99.7 x 48.3 cm (39 1/4 x 19 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Lions from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic Abbasid period, 8th - 9th Century
1982.83Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 23 x 23 cm (9 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.); Mounted: 29.2 x 29.2 cm (11 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Roundel from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1946.412Plain weave ground with tapestry weave and supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 45.2 x 47.7 cm (17 13/16 x 18 3/4 in.); Mounted: 64.1 x 64.1 x 2.5 cm (25 1/4 x 25 1/4 x 1 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1982.80Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 16.5 x 16.2 cm (6 1/2 x 6 3/8 in.); Mounted: 24.1 x 23.8 cm (9 1/2 x 9 3/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1950.615Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 47.6 x 6.2 cm (18 3/4 x 2 7/16 in.); Mounted: 53.3 x 12.1 cm (21 x 4 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Tapestry Square Panel
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1957.495Tapestry with interlocked wefts: wool and cottonAverage: 39.4 x 38.1 cm (15 1/2 x 15 in.)Gift of John Wise in memory of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr.CCCC0
Millefleurs Tapestry with Medici Coat of Arms
Netherlands, Hainault, early 16th century
1942.824Tapestry weave: wool and silkOverall: 274.2 x 639.7 cm (107 15/16 x 251 7/8 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Human Head from a Large Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th Century
1982.301Tapestry weave, woolOverall: 17 x 31 cm (6 11/16 x 12 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Three Figures from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1926.158Tapestry weave; undyed linen and dyed woolMounted: 29.2 x 29.2 cm (11 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Four Seasons
possibly by Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1952.544Wool, silk, and gold filé; tapestry weaveAverage: 256.5 x 264.2 cm (101 x 104 in.)Gift of Francis Ginn, Marian Ginn Jones, Barbara Ginn Griesinger, and Alexander Ginn in memory of Frank Hadley Ginn and Cornelia Root GinnCCCC0
Duck's Head from a Large Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th Century
1950.512Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 15.9 x 23.5 cm (6 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Band or Border
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.110Wool and linen: tapestry weaveOverall: 12.7 x 21.8 cm (5 x 8 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Two Confronted Animals from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic period, Abbasid, 8th - 9th century
1983.256Plain weave with slit-tapestry weave, applied; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 14 x 18.7 cm (5 1/2 x 7 3/8 in.); Mounted: 22.2 x 29.5 cm (8 3/4 x 11 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Family Gathering on New Year's Morning
China, Qing dynasty
1942.825Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 257.8 x 377.8 cm (101 1/2 x 148 3/4 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Fire Screen Panel and Frame
Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662) and 2 others
1942.821Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 79.1 cm (31 1/8 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Looped Roundel from a Blanket or Cover
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1926.141Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 49.5 x 55.3 cm (19 1/2 x 21 3/4 in.); Mounted: 59.7 x 65.4 cm (23 1/2 x 25 3/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.145Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolAverage: 7 x 43.5 cm (2 3/4 x 17 1/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Long Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.2152/2 twill tapestry weave, double interlocked; woolOverall: 325 x 104.1 cm (127 15/16 x 41 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
Chinese Fair
Beauvais (French) and 2 others
1944.134Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 308 x 293.1 cm (121 1/4 x 115 3/8 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
Pillow cover with Arabic inscription
Egypt, al-Bahnasa
1959.48Wool and linen: tapestry weaveOverall: 80 x 83.2 cm (31 1/2 x 32 3/4 in.); Mounted: 93.3 x 95.9 cm (36 3/4 x 37 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Saltillo Sarape
Mexico, Coahuila state, Saltillo Region
1973.1062Wool, cotton; tapestry weaveOverall: 245.5 x 151.2 cm (96 5/8 x 59 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. John A. HaddenCCCC0
Saltillo Sarape
Mexico, Coahuila state, Saltillo Region
1921.569Wool, cotton; tapestry weaveOverall: 258 x 130.8 cm (101 9/16 x 51 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, first half of the 7th century
1919.24Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 60.3 x 5.7 cm (23 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.); Mounted: 67.3 x 16.5 cm (26 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Curtain Panel with Scenes of Merrymaking
Egypt, Byzantine period
2000.5Linen, undyed; wool: dyed; tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrappingOverall: 144.2 x 57.1 cm (56 3/4 x 22 1/2 in.); Mounted: 153.7 x 66 x 3.2 cm (60 1/2 x 26 x 1 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund and Gift of the Textile Art Alliance in memory of Robert P. BergmanCCCC0
Roundel, Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period
1941.293Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 7.7 x 7.4 cm (3 1/16 x 2 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Hanging with foliate roundel and rider
Iran or Iraq
1951.90Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 22.3 x 17.2 cm (8 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Hanging fragment with boar head
Iran
1950.509Wool and linen: tapestry weaveOverall: 21 x 25.2 cm (8 1/4 x 9 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Tunic
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1956.84Tapestry; interlocked wefts and areas of eccentric weaving: wool and cottonAverage: 109.2 x 115.6 cm (43 x 45 1/2 in.)Gift of William R. CarlisleCCCC0
Hubbell Revival-style Rug with Moki (Moqui) Stripes
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Early Period
1917.62Tapestry weave: wool (Germantown)Overall: 194.8 x 138.4 cm (76 11/16 x 54 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. L. E. HoldenCCCC0
Ornament with Symbolic Interlacing Knots
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th period
1919.21Tapestry weave with supplementary weftwrapping; undyed linen, dyed woolOverall: 25.4 x 24.8 cm (10 x 9 3/4 in.); Mounted: 38.1 x 38.1 cm (15 x 15 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Shepherds in a Round Dance
Netherlands, early 16th century
1939.158Tapestry weave: wool and silkOverall: 360.5 x 401.1 cm (141 15/16 x 157 15/16 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
The Flute Player from Set Les Beaux Pastorales
Beauvais (French) and 1 other
1942.822Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 363.1 x 375.7 cm (142 15/16 x 147 15/16 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Hanging with Christian Images
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.73Plain weave (tabby) with inwoven tapestry weave; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 110.5 x 76.8 cm (43 1/2 x 30 1/4 in.); Mounted: 120.9 x 87 x 3.9 cm (47 5/8 x 34 1/4 x 1 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Grape Leaves from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1983.262Weft-faced plain weave with tapestry weave and supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolAverage: 19 x 31.5 cm (7 1/2 x 12 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Diamond Network Style Rug
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1937.857Tapestry weave: wool (handspun)Overall: 182.8 x 130.8 cm (71 15/16 x 51 1/2 in.)Gift of Amelia Elizabeth WhiteCCCC0
Roundel Fragment: Speckled-Breasted Bird
Egypt ?, 8th century
1982.108Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 14.5 x 15.7 cm (5 11/16 x 6 3/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Banded Eyedazzler Style Rug
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1937.900Tapestry weave: wool (handspun)Overall: 225 x 139.7 cm (88 9/16 x 55 in.)Gift of Amelia Elizabeth WhiteCCCC0
Altar Frontal: Scenes from the Childhood of Christ
France and South Netherlands, 16th century
1942.826Wool, silk, gold thread; tapestry weaveOverall: 107.3 x 240 cm (42 1/4 x 94 1/2 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period
1916.1980Undyed linen and dyed wool: tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrappingOverall: 21 x 20 cm (8 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.); Mounted: 28.6 x 27.6 cm (11 1/4 x 10 7/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Four Segmenta from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period
1983.129Tapestry weave; wool and linenAverage: 8 x 8.3 cm (3 1/8 x 3 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Elements: Air, Juno
Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1942.495Tapestry weave; silk, wool, cottonOverall: 358 x 269.3 cm (140 15/16 x 106 in.)Gift of Flora Whitney Miller, Barbara Whitney Henry, and Major Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney, in memory of their mother, Mrs. Harry Payne WhitneyCCCC0
Fragment of Round Segmentum
Africa, North Africa, Egypt, Coptic-style weaver
1982.271Wool: tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornamentOverall: 33 x 29.2 cm (13 x 11 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Curtain Fragment with Galloping Horse
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.27Plain weave (tabby) with inwoven slit-tapestry weave; woolOverall: 45.4 x 31.4 cm (17 7/8 x 12 3/8 in.); Mounted: 54 x 41.3 cm (21 1/4 x 16 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Falling Man/Canto T
Ernest Trova (American, 1927–2009) and 1 other
1999.207Tapestry weave; wool warp, wool and metal foil weftOverall: 213.3 x 208.9 cm (84 x 82 1/4 in.)Gift from the Estate of Gloria F. Ross©
Untitled
Desirée Scholten (Dutch, 1920–1987)
1996.192Slit-tapestry weave: woolOverall: 22 x 21.8 cm (8 11/16 x 8 9/16 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Saltillo Sarape
Mexico, Coahuila state, Saltillo Region
1921.568Wool, cotton; tapestry weave, macramé fringeOverall: 200.7 x 106.7 cm (79 x 42 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment, probably from a large hanging
Iran or Iraq, 10th-11th century ?
1959.122Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 17.5 x 16 cm (6 7/8 x 6 5/16 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Shard
Ramona Sakiestewa (American, 1948-)
1996.195Slit-tapestry weave: woolOverall: 23.6 x 31.8 cm (9 5/16 x 12 1/2 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
The Mystical Grapes
Flanders, possibly Bruges, early 16th century
1973.77Wool, silk, silver thread; tapestry weaveOverall: 79 x 75.9 cm (31 1/8 x 29 7/8 in.); Framed: 102.2 x 99.7 cm (40 1/4 x 39 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.145.bTapestry weave sewn on plain weave ground; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 40 x 14.6 cm (15 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.); Mounted: 127.6 x 25.4 cm (50 1/4 x 10 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Woman’s Two-Piece Dress (Biil’éé)
Native North America, Southwest, Diné
1929.921Wool: tapestry weaveOverall: 145 x 99 cm (57 1/16 x 39 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Unfinished Cloth
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, Pachacamac, 12th-15th century
1925.660Tapestry weave; cotton and woolAverage: 58.4 x 43.2 cm (23 x 17 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Rug Banded with "diamond stripes"
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1937.761Tapestry weave: wool (handspun)Overall: 211 x 142.5 cm (83 1/16 x 56 1/8 in.)Gift of Amelia Elizabeth WhiteCCCC0
Fragment, Probably from a Hanging
Iran or Iraq, Abbasid period, 9th century
1983.133Tapestry; wool and cottonOverall: 18.5 x 16 cm (7 5/16 x 6 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Segmentum with Musicians
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period (750–1258)?
1983.124Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 9.8 x 9.3 cm (3 7/8 x 3 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Border of Heads and Palmettes from a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1960.273Dyed wool, undyed linen; slit-tapestry weaveOverall: 76.2 x 26 cm (30 x 10 1/4 in.); Mounted: 89.2 x 34.3 cm (35 1/8 x 13 1/2 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Part of a Gammadion Border
Syria ?, 5th-6th century
1977.90Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 34.3 x 59.5 cm (13 1/2 x 23 7/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Fragment of an Ornament
Egypt, Byzantine period, 8th - 9th century
1983.132Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 12 x 10.3 cm (4 3/4 x 4 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Eyedazzler Style Rug
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1937.855Tapestry weave: wool (handspun)Overall: 184 x 138.5 cm (72 7/16 x 54 1/2 in.)Gift of Amelia Elizabeth WhiteCCCC0
Lower Border of a Garment
Central Andes, North Coast, Chimú or Lambayeque (Sican) People
1954.68Tapestry; wool and cottonOverall: 9.2 x 135.9 cm (3 5/8 x 53 1/2 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Poppies
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2010.186Tapestry weave with weft-bundle floats; wool, silk and metal threadOverall: 343 x 598 cm (135 1/16 x 235 7/16 in.)Gift of the Trammell Crow Family©
Fragment of a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1961.201Tapestry weave (with plain tabby borders): wool and linenOverall: 122.6 x 158.1 cm (48 1/4 x 62 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of an Ornamental Border of a Tunic
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunic period, 9th century
1916.1678Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 21.3 x 12.4 cm (8 3/8 x 4 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragmentary Ornament from a Tunic with Lozenges and Medallions
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1929.99Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 33 x 12.1 cm (13 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Decorations and Sleeve from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.107Wool; plain weave with slit-tapestry weaveAndrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment from a Large Hanging
Iran or Iraq, Abbasid period, 9th - 11th century
1983.122Tapestry; wool and cottonOverall: 29.5 x 33 cm (11 5/8 x 13 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1929.98Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 14.3 x 51.4 cm (5 5/8 x 20 1/4 in.); Mounted: 21.6 x 58.4 cm (8 1/2 x 23 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Carpet (Kilim)
Turkey, Anatolia, late 19th-early 20th century
1961.388Tapestry weave: wool and cottonAverage: 197 x 137.2 cm (77 9/16 x 54 in.)Florence and Charles Abel Oriental Rug CollectionCCCC0
Tapestry with Birds and Greek Letters
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.127Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 10.8 x 21 cm (4 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Square Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.87Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 21 x 20.8 cm (8 1/4 x 8 3/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period (750–1258)?
1983.125Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 8.7 x 8.1 cm (3 7/16 x 3 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Four Fragments from a Hanging: Athena Partheneon
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.136Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 26 x 42.5 cm (10 1/4 x 16 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.75Tapestry weave; wool and linenAverage: 12.1 x 11.6 cm (4 3/4 x 4 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Curtain Fragment with Panthers
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, late 6th century
1980.31Dyed wool, undyed linen: slit-tapestry weaveOverall: 76.2 x 54.9 cm (30 x 21 5/8 in.); Mounted: 87.6 x 66 x 2.5 cm (34 1/2 x 26 x 1 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 7th century
1983.130Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 11 x 12 cm (4 5/16 x 4 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Segmentum: Achilles
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.135Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 12 x 9.6 cm (4 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Romans Admiring the Sabine Women
Belgium, Brussels, 16th century
1942.820Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 205 x 485 cm (80 11/16 x 190 15/16 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Seasons: Autumn, Bacchus
Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1942.496Tapestry weave; silk, wool, cottonOverall: 358 x 246.4 cm (140 15/16 x 97 in.)Gift of Flora Whitney Miller, Barbara Whitney Henry, and Major Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney, in memory of their mother, Mrs. Harry Payne WhitneyCCCC0
Bluebonnets
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2010.185Tapestry weave with weft-bundle floats; wool, linen, cotton and novelty yarnsOverall: 345 x 585 cm (135 13/16 x 230 5/16 in.)Gift of the Trammell Crow Family©
Children Playing: The Bath
workshop of Charron (French) and 1 other
1942.819Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 101 x 114.3 cm (39 3/4 x 45 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Fragment from a Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period (750–1258)?
1983.146Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); wool and linenOverall: 13 x 11.6 cm (5 1/8 x 4 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-7th century
1946.413Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 64.1 x 38.7 cm (25 1/4 x 15 1/4 in.); Mounted: 71.1 x 45.7 cm (28 x 18 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Two Mounted Fragments of a Border (from a Garment ?)
Iran or Iraq, early Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th century A.D.
1950.522Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); goat hair, wool and cottonOverall: 14.6 x 29.5 cm (5 3/4 x 11 5/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Gideon Selecting his Army
Flanders, late 16th century
1949.230Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 340.4 x 386.8 cm (134 x 152 5/16 in.)Gift of the French Committee for the Train de la ReconnaissanceCCCC0
Moses and Jethro's Daughter
Flanders, 17th century
1921.934Tapestry weave: woolAverage: 209.8 x 106 cm (82 5/8 x 41 3/4 in.)Gift of the family of Mr. and Mrs. Peter M. HitchcockCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, 8th - 9th century
1982.85Tapestry inwoven in tabby ground; linen and woolOverall: 4.6 x 20.7 cm (1 13/16 x 8 1/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Tapestry with lattice of animals in medallions
Egypt
1951.89Tapestry weave: wool and linenOverall: 14.6 x 14.3 cm (5 3/4 x 5 5/8 in.); Mounted: 21.3 x 20 cm (8 3/8 x 7 7/8 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Fourth-Phase Chief Blanket Style Rug
Native North America, Southwest, Diné
1937.903Tapestry weave: wool (handspun, Germantown, and bayeta)Overall: 178.4 x 151.1 cm (70 1/4 x 59 1/2 in.)Gift of Amelia Elizabeth WhiteCCCC0
Fragment of a Band (?)
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.149Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 12.2 x 16 cm (4 13/16 x 6 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Mexico, Saltillo, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1916.908Tapestry weave: cotton and woolOverall: 243.9 x 133.3 cm (96 x 52 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Andrew SquireCCCC0
Fragments, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155Tapestry (probably originally inwoven in tabby ground); woolMounted: 28.6 x 27.9 cm (11 1/4 x 11 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Border of a Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.474Tapestry twill; woolOverall: 18.5 x 64.8 cm (7 5/16 x 25 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 18th or early 19th century
1955.303Tapestry twill; woolOverall: 95.3 x 75.9 cm (37 1/2 x 29 7/8 in.)Gift of Ruth E. HarmanCCCC0
Germantown Eyedazzler Saddle Throw
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1929.922Tapestry weave: cotton and wool (handspun and bayeta)Overall: 68.6 x 86.4 cm (27 x 34 in.)Gift of Mrs. Stephen A. BaileyCCCC0
Fragment of a Segmentum with Palmette Tree, Lions and Birds
Egypt, Islamic period, 8th - 9th century
1983.150Tapestry applied to tabby cloth; linen and woolOverall: 15.5 x 16.5 cm (6 1/8 x 6 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1919.22Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 5.8 x 21.3 cm (2 5/16 x 8 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Border
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.138Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 20.5 x 21.2 cm (8 1/16 x 8 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Mexico, Saltillo, Post-Contact, Classic Period
1916.907Tapestry weave: cotton and woolOverall: 210.9 x 124.5 cm (83 1/16 x 49 in.)Gift of Mrs. Andrew SquireCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th century
1916.2061Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 6.4 x 39.1 cm (2 1/2 x 15 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment of a Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.88Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 20 x 35.5 cm (7 7/8 x 14 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th century
1983.123Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 4.5 x 27.2 cm (1 3/4 x 10 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, late Abbasid period, first half of 9th century
1914.548Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 10.5 x 10.7 cm (4 1/8 x 4 3/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.473Tapestry twill; woolOverall: 25.4 x 80 cm (10 x 31 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Blanket/ Sarape (banded style)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1921.948Tapestry weave: wool (handspun)Overall: 193 x 145 cm (76 x 57 1/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Harriet E. McBrideCCCC0
Border Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 18th - early 19th century
1925.507Tapestry twill; woolOverall: 23.5 x 17.8 cm (9 1/4 x 7 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 19 x 55.2 cm (7 1/2 x 21 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
White On White
Moik Schiele (Swiss, 1938–1993)
1996.190Tapestry weave: wool, linen, silk, cotton, mercerized cotton, synthetic and silver threadOverall: 39 x 18.7 cm (15 3/8 x 7 3/8 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Alexander the Great on Horseback
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1959.123Dyed wool, undyed linen; plain weave and slit-tapestry weaveOverall: 30.5 x 24.8 cm (12 x 9 3/4 in.); Mounted: 41.9 x 36.8 cm (16 1/2 x 14 1/2 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.89Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 3.5 x 45.7 cm (1 3/8 x 18 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1946.411Tapestry; wool and linenOverall: 8.3 x 18.5 cm (3 1/4 x 7 5/16 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1914.551Tapestry; wool and linenOverall: 11.2 x 11.5 cm (4 7/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, 12th-15th century
1977.190Tapestry: cotton and woolOverall: 30 x 20 cm (11 13/16 x 7 7/8 in.)Gift of Scandesign, Inc., ClevelandCCCC0
Border Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, early 19th century
1934.199Tapestry twill; woolOverall: 52.1 x 32.4 cm (20 1/2 x 12 3/4 in.)Gift of the Cleveland School of ArtCCCC0
Sleeve Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th century
1926.161Tapestry; wool and linenOverall: 12.1 x 34 cm (4 3/4 x 13 3/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, late Abbasid period, first half of the 9th century
1926.151Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 18.3 x 19.1 cm (7 3/16 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Rug (Woman's Wearing Blanket Style)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Early Period
1921.557Tapestry weave: wool (handspun)Overall: 125 x 146.5 cm (49 3/16 x 57 11/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Border of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.500Tapestry twill; woolOverall: 36.8 x 48.6 cm (14 1/2 x 19 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, Probably a Border from the Hem of a Tunic
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th Century
1943.94Tapestry; wool and linenOverall: 14.6 x 38.5 cm (5 3/4 x 15 3/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Homer H. JohnsonCCCC0
Fragment from a Hanging
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.137Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 23.2 x 21.7 cm (9 1/8 x 8 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-6th century
1983.142Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground, applied to plain tabby linen); linen and woolOverall: 7 x 6 cm (2 3/4 x 2 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of an Ornament
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1983.131Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 24.2 x 11.7 cm (9 1/2 x 4 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 18th - early 19th century
1925.471Tapestry twill; woolOverall: 95.3 x 98.4 cm (37 1/2 x 38 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, mid-19th century
1955.304Tapestry twill; woolOverall: 49.5 x 71.6 cm (19 1/2 x 28 3/16 in.)Gift of Ruth E. HarmanCCCC0
Rug (banded pound blanket style)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, post- Contact, Early Period
1921.561Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 220 x 138.8 cm (86 5/8 x 54 5/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragmentary Ornament from a Tunic with Lozenges and Medallions
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1929.102Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 16.5 x 12.7 cm (6 1/2 x 5 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Saltillo Style Blanket/Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Rio Grande Hispanic, Post-Contact, Classic Period
1921.558Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 207 x 119.5 cm (81 1/2 x 47 1/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Two Fragments from a Curtain: Dolphins
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
1982.82Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); wool, linen and gold filéOverall: 26.2 x 11 cm (10 5/16 x 4 5/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Shawl
India, Punjab, late 19th century
1917.35Tapestry twill; woolOverall: 261.6 x 118.8 cm (103 x 46 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. James J. TracyCCCC0
Rug
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1921.563Tapestry weave: wool (handspun)Overall: 231.1 x 153.7 cm (91 x 60 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Corner of Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 20th century
1925.469Tapestry twill; woolOverall: 52.7 x 53 cm (20 3/4 x 20 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1926.157Tapestry; wool and linenOverall: 18.6 x 18.2 cm (7 5/16 x 7 3/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Ornament, Probably from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.254Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 6.5 x 12.7 cm (2 9/16 x 5 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Square Segmentum
Egypt, Byzantine period (?), 5th century
1982.91Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 21.6 x 20.6 cm (8 1/2 x 8 1/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment, Ornamental Neck Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period
1916.2060Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 17.2 x 28.6 cm (6 3/4 x 11 1/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Three Fragments from a Border
Egypt
1982.273Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 18.5 x 4.1 cm (7 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Square, Probably a Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1914.562Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 16.5 x 18.8 cm (6 1/2 x 7 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Blanket/ Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Rio Grande Hispanic, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1921.562Tapestry weave: cotton and woolOverall: 198 x 114.5 cm (77 15/16 x 45 1/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Heraldic Tapestry
France, 18th century
1940.612Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 114.3 x 130.8 cm (45 x 51 1/2 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Mexico, Saltillo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1921.567Tapestry weave: cotton and woolOverall: 207 x 105.4 cm (81 1/2 x 41 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Large Hanging
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1982.266Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 29.2 x 29.5 cm (11 1/2 x 11 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Saltillo Style Blanket/ Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Mexico or Rio Grande Hispanic, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1921.559Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 221 x 127.5 cm (87 x 50 3/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period
1982.298Tapestry weave: woolAverage: 12.5 x 9.4 cm (4 15/16 x 3 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragments of a Belt
Peru, South Andes, Tiwanaku style, late 4th-early 5th Century
1996.348Camelid wool; tapestryAverage: 86.5 x 4.7 cm (34 1/16 x 1 7/8 in.)Gift of Steve and Gail Berger in honor of Margaret Young-SanchezCCCC0
Ornamental Square
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.566Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 10.2 x 12.1 cm (4 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment with Two Roundels and a Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1982.92Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 10 x 41 cm (3 15/16 x 16 1/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl Border
India, Kashmir ?, 19th century
1934.330Tapestry twill; wool and silkOverall: 34.1 x 38.7 cm (13 7/16 x 15 1/4 in.)Gift of Dr. E. RosencrantzCCCC0
Music
Vera De Kosenko (American, 1890–1970)
1940.26Tapestry weave: woolAverage: 231.1 x 178.4 cm (91 x 70 1/4 in.)Anonymous Gift©
Wearing Blanket with Moki (Moqui) Stripes
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo or Pueblo (Zuni), Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1921.564Tapestry weave: wool (handspun, Germantown, and bayeta)Overall: 181 x 131.5 cm (71 1/4 x 51 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment, Probably Part of an Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.552Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 5.6 x 13.1 cm (2 3/16 x 5 3/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment with Two Animals (?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 6th century
1983.260Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 7.8 x 7 cm (3 1/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pendant of a Clavus (?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1983.258Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 5.5 x 3.3 cm (2 3/16 x 1 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Large Cloth
Peru, North Coast, Chimú Culture, 12th-15th century
1925.665Plain cloth with overlaid tapestry-like decoration; cotton and woolOverall: 142.3 x 33 cm (56 x 13 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1982.297Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 15.7 x 25.2 cm (6 3/16 x 9 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 7th century
1926.153Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); woolOverall: 24.2 x 21 cm (9 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
White Reflections
Jagoda Buic (Yugoslavian, 1930-)
2011.191Tapestry weave, three dimensional; wool, cotton, silkOverall: 249.6 x 228.6 cm (98 1/4 x 90 in.)Gift of Alan Kennedy©
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1983.141Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground, applied to plain tabby linen); linen and woolAverage: 10 x 12.7 cm (3 15/16 x 5 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Round Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 5th century
1982.106Tapestry (probably inwoven in tabby ground); wool, linen, and gold foil around silk coreOverall: 4.5 x 4.7 cm (1 3/4 x 1 7/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Round Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 5th century
1982.105Tapestry (probably inwoven in tabby ground); wool, linen, and gold foil around silk coreOverall: 4 x 4.5 cm (1 9/16 x 1 3/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Rug or Saddle Blanket
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Early Period
1927.490Tapestry weave: cotton and wool (handspun)Overall: 127 x 92 cm (50 x 36 1/4 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Tiraz-Style Textile
Egypt, Fatimid period, Caliphate of al-Amir or al-Hafiz, AH 495-544
1919.30Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 48.5 x 23.5 cm (19 1/8 x 9 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragmentary Band, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1950.513Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 9 x 78.1 cm (3 9/16 x 30 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Shawl with boteh
India, Kashmir
1952.1902/2 twill tapestry weave, double interlocked: wool, possibly pashminaOverall: 325 x 136.5 cm (127 15/16 x 53 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Arthur LoesserCCCC0
Hunters on Horseback
Egypt, Islamic Abbasid period, late 8th to 9th century
1982.102Plain weave and tapestry weave; undyed linen, dyed woolOverall: 29.4 x 14 cm (11 9/16 x 5 1/2 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Busts and Animals Under Tree of Life
Egypt, Islamic period, Abbasid, 8th - 9th century
1982.272Plain weave and slit-tapestry weave; undyed linen, dyed woolOverall: 20.3 x 20.3 cm (8 x 8 in.); Mounted: 28.6 x 28.6 cm (11 1/4 x 11 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of an Ornamental Band
Egypt, al Faiyûm, late Abbasid or early Tulunid period, 9th century
1950.537Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); wool and linenOverall: 10.5 x 23.1 cm (4 1/8 x 9 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Fragment, Neck Band of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1929.107Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); wool and linenOverall: 22.9 x 4.5 cm (9 x 1 3/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment of Two-Sectioned Tapestry Border
England ?, 16th century
1940.611Tapestry weave: wool, silk, and gold filéOverall: 31.8 x 61 cm (12 1/2 x 24 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1919.18Tabby weave with interwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 21.3 x 15 cm (8 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Woman's Dress (one panel)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1924.149Tapestry weave: wool (handspun and bayeta)Overall: 135 x 94 cm (53 1/8 x 37 in.)Gift of Mrs. Lyman H. TreadwayCCCC0
Fragment with Frieze of Birds
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.259Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 17.5 x 10 cm (6 7/8 x 3 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Two Figures Framed by a Jeweled Border
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
1979.58Dyed wool, undyed linen; slit-tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping and plain weave headingsOverall: 24.1 x 28.6 cm (9 1/2 x 11 1/4 in.); Mounted: 33 x 37.5 cm (13 x 14 3/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.150Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); wool and linenOverall: 21.9 x 22.6 cm (8 5/8 x 8 7/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Mexico, Saltillo, Post-Contact, Early Period
1921.566Tapestry weave: cotton and wool and metal threadOverall: 228 x 111.8 cm (89 3/4 x 44 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Band with Horse
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period (750–1258)?
1982.300Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); wool and linenOverall: 6.5 x 15.3 cm (2 9/16 x 6 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Long Shawl Fragment
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.2212/2 twill tapestry weave, double interlocked; woolOverall: 33 x 28.5 cm (13 x 11 1/4 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, first half of 7th century
1926.144Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 26.1 x 74.3 cm (10 1/4 x 29 1/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Long Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.2162/2 twill tapestry weave, double interlocked; woolOverall: 311.2 x 135.9 cm (122 1/2 x 53 1/2 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
Fragment of a Roundel
Egypt, 7th - 9th century
1983.267Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 8.2 x 14.2 cm (3 1/4 x 5 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th to mid-7th century
1914.553Tabby weave with interwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 7 x 17.2 cm (2 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragments from a Hanging (?)
Egypt, late Abbasid - early Tulunid period, 9th - 10th century
1982.268Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 25.7 x 18 cm (10 1/8 x 7 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Four Fragments of the Clavi of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.149Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 22.9 x 35.9 cm (9 x 14 1/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Woman's Dress (One Panel)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1921.947Tapestry weave: wool (handspun and bayeta)Overall: 133 x 91 cm (52 3/8 x 35 13/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Harriet E. McBrideCCCC0
Pendant of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1914.550Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 7.7 x 6.1 cm (3 1/16 x 2 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Segmenta (2 of 2)
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278.bTapestry; linen and woolOverall: 22 x 25.5 cm (8 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus with Man on Horseback
Egypt, 8th century
1982.374Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 11.5 x 10 cm (4 1/2 x 3 15/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Band with Flora and Fauna Motifs
Egypt, 6th - 7th century
1983.268Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 9.5 x 11.7 cm (3 3/4 x 4 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 7th century
1929.105Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 11.5 x 11.2 cm (4 1/2 x 4 7/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Two Fragments with Indistinguishable Design
Egypt ?
1983.251Tapestry; linen and woolAverage: 18 x 7 cm (7 1/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.151Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 11.5 x 39.8 cm (4 1/2 x 15 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Luxurious Woolen Tunic with Decorated Bands
and Roundels
Egypt, Umayyad period
1972.46Weft-faced plain weave with slit-and dovetailed-tapestry weave, supplementary weft wrapping, embroidery; undyed linen, dyed woolOverall: 205 x 170.2 cm (80 11/16 x 67 in.)The A. W. Ellenberger, Sr., Endowment FundCCCC0
Long Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.2192/2 twill tapestry weave, double interlocked; embroidery; woolOverall: 312.4 x 131.5 cm (123 x 51 3/4 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.546Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 9 x 13.1 cm (3 9/16 x 5 3/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Banded Wearing Blanket (diyugi)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo or Pueblo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1921.555Tapestry weave: wool (handspun and bayeta)Overall: 172.7 x 127 cm (68 x 50 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Tunic Ornament with Part of a Saint
Egypt, c. 7th - 8th century
1983.263Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 13.8 x 25.1 cm (5 7/16 x 9 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Sleeve Band with Floating Erotes
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.378Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 6.1 x 22.5 cm (2 3/8 x 8 7/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Neck Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1982.81Undyed linen and dyed wool: tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrappingOverall: 18.4 x 28.9 cm (7 1/4 x 11 3/8 in.); Mounted: 26.7 x 37.1 cm (10 1/2 x 14 5/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th period
1914.800Tabby weave with interwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 62.6 x 61 cm (24 5/8 x 24 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment from a Hanging (?) with Roundel and Border
Egypt, late Abbasid - early Tulunid period, 9th - 10th century
1982.269Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 33.5 x 21 cm (13 3/16 x 8 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Four Fragments of the Gammadion Border of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1929.108Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 13.7 x 21.3 cm (5 3/8 x 8 3/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment of a Border
Egypt, 9th century
1982.375Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 12.3 x 25.5 cm (4 13/16 x 10 1/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment from a Curtain (?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.266Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 13.3 x 20.5 cm (5 1/4 x 8 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1929.101Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 6.1 x 24.5 cm (2 3/8 x 9 5/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1929.104Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 15.6 x 20 cm (6 1/8 x 7 7/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Ornament (Gammadion and Segmentum) from a Tunic
Egypt, Antinoë ?, Byzantine period, 6th century
1973.21Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 28 x 23.6 cm (11 x 9 5/16 in.)The A. W. Ellenberger, Sr., Endowment FundCCCC0
Study for Poppies Tapestry
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2009.266Tapestry weave with weft floats; wool, silk(?), metal threadOverall: 50.8 x 85.1 cm (20 x 33 1/2 in.)Gift of Vicki S. McDaniel in honor of her mother, Mildred Constantine©
Spade-shaped Terminus of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.255Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 6.8 x 11.5 cm (2 11/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with Running Figure
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.257Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 9.8 x 8.5 cm (3 7/8 x 3 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of the Corner of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.246Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 17.2 x 9.1 cm (6 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Square Segmentum with Combat Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - early 7th century
1982.380Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 19.3 x 19.7 cm (7 5/8 x 7 3/4 in.); Mounted: 28.6 x 27.9 cm (11 1/4 x 11 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 5th century
1982.74Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 23.2 x 22.9 cm (9 1/8 x 9 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragments from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.143Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 53.9 x 11 cm (21 1/4 x 4 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, Part of the Neck Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine Period, 5th - 7th century
1914.549Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 10.2 x 13.7 cm (4 x 5 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 7th century
1929.106Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 9 x 11.5 cm (3 9/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.544Tabby weave with interwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 12.8 x 12.1 cm (5 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment with Roundel and Decorative Stripes
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1982.275Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 17.3 x 29.3 cm (6 13/16 x 11 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Clavus with Linked Roundels
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.381Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 6 x 11.6 cm (2 3/8 x 4 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment with Fish and Bird
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.252Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 6 x 12.5 cm (2 3/8 x 4 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Square Segmentum with Two Birds
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.379Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 10 x 10 cm (3 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.279Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 23 x 23 cm (9 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragmentary Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1926.156Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 16.9 x 13.1 cm (6 5/8 x 5 3/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0