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Fragment with tapestry bands

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine
5th-7th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height x width: 10.5 x 32.5 cm (4 1/8 x 12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1985.826

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool with eccentric weft

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Warp of natural-colored linen; weft of brown wool; a tunic fragment with two bands; design in the bands includes vases and plants woven with brown wool. Probably shoulder bands.

Credit Line

Gift of Marion D. Campbell