Description Imperial subjects emerged in the 6th century as a popular motif, and were designed primarily for silk textiles. In this fragment a horseman is depicted draped in a flying mantle and carrying a club. These two objects suggest an imperial relation and the possible involvement in a triumphal victory.
|10/28/2014||Examination||examined for technical study|
Provenance Walters Art Museum, 1951, by purchase.
Credit Museum purchase, 1951
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