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Fragment

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


Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 29.5cm (2 15/16 x 11 5/8in.)

Accession Number

93.249

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

Warp of linen; ground of natural-colored linen, with a design of a broad purple band between vine-like borders of the same color; tracery of natural-colored linen. Probably a shoulder band.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection