25 x 32 1/2 in. (63.5 x 82.6 cm)
Medium and Support:
Embroidery on silk with watercolor
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John M. Topham
Location: Currently on view
This detailed but unidentified scene incorporates distinctive characteristics from ancient Roman culture, including an army legionary standard topped with an eagle at top right, men dressed in bronze armor and helmets, and women in classical drapery.
[Label text from It Came From the Vault exhibition, 2013]