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Fragment

Egyptian
4th–7th century


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: a .09 x .045 b .07 x .055

Accession Number

07.640a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

The design shows Syrian or Persian influence. Fragments of a medallion in the center of which are two mounted archers shooting at lions. Discolored, but apparently woven with green and tan-colored silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection