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Fragment of garment

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine
4th–6th century A.D.


Dimensions

98.7 x 101.2 cm (38 7/8 x 39 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.012 x .987

Accession Number

96.160

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes

Fragment of a garment; warp of linen: ground of natural-colored linen; design consists of two bands with squares and oblongs enclosing human figures and animals of violet wool; woven into a piece of natural-colored linen. Design shows Roman influence. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection