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Textile fragment probably from a garment

Egyptian
4th–7th century


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: a .135 x .09 b .08 x .06

Accession Number

07.639a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Costumes

The design shows Syrian or Persian influence; purple ground with medallion wtih design of archers shooting animals. This piece was cut from a larger piece and was sewed on to a garment.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection