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Fragment

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine
5th-6th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 25 cm (3 9/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.124

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Textiles

Warp of white wool; ground of dark blue wool; design consists of three disconnected rectangular areas and a corner segment, filled with tracery motifs of lozenges and V-shaped designs of yellow wool and natural-colored linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection