Fragment of undyed linen with wool and linen tapestry
4th–5th century A.D.
Object Place: Egypt
Overall: 37 x 7 cm (14 9/16 x 2 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool tapestry
Not On View
Fragment of undyed linen with band of tapestry woven with black wool and undyed linen: the center of band plain ribbed wool, along edges angular beading in wool against linen. Wool destroyed in places showing linen warps in groups of four. Linen very ragged. Design similar to 55.1007, 55.1008 and 55.1009.
Gift of Horace L. Mayer