Requires Photography

Hanging

Egyptian
1st–7th century A.D.


Dimensions

116 x 109 cm (45 11/16 x 42 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.09 x 1.16

Accession Number

01.8364

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Textiles

Coarse natural colored linen, woven into this are intersecting lines of lozenge-like forms dividing the field into diamonds, in each diamond is a leaf-like form. The design is woven with green, red and yellow wool.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund