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Tapestry band

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 4 x 26 cm (1 9/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1985.827

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Warp of natural-colored linen; Weft of brown wool; a tunic fragment with a band in which is woven a branch with vine leaves and grapes on both sides.

Credit Line

Gift of Marion D. Campbell