Fragment of medallion

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 6.5 x 9 cm (2 9/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.178

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Textiles

Warp of natural-colored linen; design of a dog (?) in plum-colored wool with a red tongue and a string around the neck.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection