Roundel with equestrian figures
4th–6th century A.D.
Object Place: Coptic, Egypt
Height x width: 18.5 x 18.3 cm (7 5/16 x 7 3/16 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 1994.392.
The Millicent Jick Collection