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Looped weaving fragment

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


Dimensions

Overall: 28 x 28 cm (11 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

01.5840

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool with looped weft

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Looped weaving, linen ground; suggestion of a medallion with an extended band in a shorter loop of deep violet wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection