Requires Photography

Cuff of a garment

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine
5th-7th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height x width: 14.5 x 26.5 cm (5 11/16 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.665

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Costumes

White woolen tapestry stained to brown, into which are woven two dark blue and white bands with a design of discs each enclosing seven small eye-like motifs; between the discs are stylized branches (?). Design is similar to that in 15.667

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection