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Looped weaving fragment

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine
4th–6th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 12.5 x 10.5 cm (4 15/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

92.2764

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Piece of natural-colored linen fabric with a disc of looped weaving, gaurded by lines of brown on two sides. Deep brown wool was used for the design.

Credit Line

Everett Fund