Fragment of a garment with allegorical figure
6th-7th century A.D.
Object Place: Egypt
Height x width: 25.4 x 30.5 cm (10 x 12 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool; tapestry weave
Not On View
Linen and wool; tapestry weave; design of red, brown, yellow and green wool and natural-colored linen consists of a central square enclosing a female bust; probably representing an allegorical figure; a border of two bands with red floral motirs frame the central area; torn.
The Millicent Jick Collection