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Fragment of tapestry band

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine
4th–5th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 20 cm (1 9/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.208

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry, hatching

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Warp of linen; ground of natural colored linen; design of scroll of branches that enclose leaves in brown wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection