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Cuff

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


Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 16.5 cm (4 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

15.752

Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Costumes

Into a piece of white woolen are woven two parallel blue bands, detailed with diamonds of blue and orange. On each side of this band are narrower ones of reddish violet framed by a wave design; similar to 15.680. Probably a sleeve band.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection