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Shoulder band

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine
5th-7th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 59.5 cm (2 3/8 x 23 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.711

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Costumes

Natural-colored linen; into which is woven a band of red wool with a design of an undulated stem with spade-shaped leaves on both sides, woven with dark and light green, yellow and dark brown wool and natural-colored linen.

Provenance

Price $10.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection