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Tapestry medallion

Egyptian
4th–7th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height x width (a): 14 15/16 x 11 13/16 in. (38 x 30 cm) Legacy dimension (b): .291 x .244

Accession Number

01.8346a-b

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Design shows Byzantine influence. Ground, red wool; design red wool and natural colored linen.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund