Requires Photography

Fragment of weaving

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine ?


Dimensions

101.5 x 119.3 cm (39 15/16 x 46 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.193 x 1.015

Accession Number

91.160

Medium or Technique

Linen

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Very coarse natural-colored linen fabric, with intersecting stripes of brown linen, and a design of red wool, woven into the fabric; fringed on one end.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amelia B. Edwards