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BZ.1934.2, Nereid Textile

BZ.1934.2, Nereid Textile

Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Early Byzantine, late sixth–early seventh century

Wool and linen, 56 cm x 47.7 cm (22 1/16 in. x 18 3/4 in.)

Mildred Barnes Bliss and Robert Woods Bliss acquired this textile from Paul Mallon, Paris, in September 1934.