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Border

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine
6th-7th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 26 cm (3 9/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.1419

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry with eccentric weft

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Textiles

White woolen ground in which is a curving line with three disks in each curve, framed by a narrow straight band and an outer wavy frame. The design is woven with dark brown and white wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection