Fragment of compound weaving

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine
4th-7th century A.D.


Object Place: Coptic, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Max: 35.0 x 26.0 cm

Accession Number

40.44

Medium or Technique

Wool; weft-faced compound tabby

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Weft of wool; ground of dark brown with a design of running animals (deer and panthers?) and hunters (?) of light brown wool; probably part of a covering.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund