Tapestry panel

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine
5th–6th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height x width: 13 x 11.8 cm (5 1/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.5820

Medium or Technique

Wool and linen; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Textiles

Ground of natural-colored linen; the deisgn, of plum-colored wool, consists of a hare (?) inside a central oval framed by a rectangular motif surrounded by scrolled branches, each enlosing a leaf.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection