Tunic

Egyptian
1st–4th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height x width: 83 1/4 x 85 1/2 in. (211.5 x 217.2 cm)

Accession Number

01.8366

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes

Design shows Byzantine influence. Plain linen with medallions and borders of tapestry weaving, the ground of which is plum-colored wool, and the tracery designs of linen.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund