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Circular tapestry medallion

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 2 3/16 x 2 in. (5.6 x 5.1 cm)

Accession Number

15.425

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Red woolen ground, on which is a brown lion outlined and detailed with white linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection