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Square medallion depicting a cross

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine
6th–7th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height x width: 21.7 x 22.1 cm (8 9/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.403

Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Dark red woolen ground, on which is a dark blue cross detailed with squares, circles enclosing crosses and basket-like motifs, of red, green and orange. On each side of the cross is a green rabbit.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection