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Fragment

Egyptian (Coptic)
Late Roman
3rd–4th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height x width: 40.5 x 43 cm (40.5 x 43 cm)

Accession Number

93.243

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

A rectangular panel with the main area filled with interlaced smaller rectangular motifs. The inner frame is filled with lozenges connected to discs. The Design shows Roman influence. Warp of linen; ground of natural-colored linen, with design woven with brown wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection