Fragment of tapestry
4th–5th century A.D.
Object Place: Egypt
Overall: 14 x 15.5 cm (5 1/2 x 6 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool tapestry with eccentric weft
Not On View
Fragment. Undyed linen tabby-woven ground with inwoven tapestry band. Tapestry wefts of dark violet wool and undyed linen. Double row of pattern showing a design of lozenges, connected by a thin band, and discs. Hole near center; stains.
Gift of Horace L. Mayer