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BZ.1939.13, Horse and Lion Hanging

BZ.1939.13, Horse and Lion Hanging

Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Early Byzantine, sixth century

Wool and linen, 188.6 cm x 100.97 cm x 6.99 cm (74 1/4 in. x 39 3/4 in. x 2 3/4 in.)

Mildred Barnes Bliss and Robert Woods Bliss acquired this textile from the Paris dealer Kalebdjian Frères in August 1939.

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