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Fragment of tapestry band

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine
4th–6th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 33.5 cm (1 9/16 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.223

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Warp and ground of natural-colored linen, design, in plum-colored wool, of a waving band with units of three small discs on both sides. Probably part of the weaving that 98.52 belonged to.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection