Requires Photography

Cuff of a garment

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine
4th–7th century A.D/


Dimensions

Overall: 26 x 36 cm (10 1/4 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.691

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Woven into a piece of linen cloth are two bands, each enclosing a scrolled branch woven with brown wool; probably a sleeve band. Similar to 15.692.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection