Roundel with equestrian figures
4th–6th century A.D.
Object Place: Coptic, Egypt
Height x width: 17.5 x 17.2 cm (6 7/8 x 6 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wool and Linen; tapestry
Not On View
Wool and linen; tapestry weave. Design woven with dark brown wool and natural-colored linen, consists of a central roundel enclosing an equestrian figure framed by interlaced motifs and surrounded by eighteen smaller roundels which alternately enclose animals and busts. Similar to 1994.431..
The Millicent Jick Collection