Textile of a Gladiator

Culture: Roman/Egypt
Period: ca. 300 A.D.
Material: Textile fragment
Dimensions: 31 cm high (without frame)
Price: Sold
Ref: 1026
Provenance: Swiss private collection S.O.S, acquired 1972.
Condition: Textile fragment
Description: A rare Late Roman textile depicting a gladiator with a cape holding a huge ring in his right hand behind a light brown background. This extraordinary large piece is framed between two glass panels.