Requires Photography

Fragment of border

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine or Early Islamic
7th–8th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 1.5 cm (9 13/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.322

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Ground of dark blue wool; design in natural colored linen consisting of repeated triangular and X-like motifs formed by disconnected small lines; very similar to the wrist-band on (T.3201).

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection