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Tapestry medallion

Egyptian (Coptic)
Late Roman
4th–6th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 8.7 x 7.5 cm (3 7/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

91.52

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of a garment with a purple leaf motif enclosing geometric designs.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James T. Fields