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Fragment

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Islamic
7th–9th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height x width: 12 x 12.7 cm (4 3/4 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

22.778

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Neutral yellow wool ground with a design of an architectural motif with a triangular frame in the middle and two pillars framing three crosses, woven with brown, pinkish red, green and dark blue wool. Torn.

Credit Line

Gift of Rt. Rev. Mgr. Arthur T. Connolly