Tapestry

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine or Early Islamic
7th-8th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height x width: 9 x 15.5 cm (3 9/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

15.418

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Natural colored linen, into which is woven with red, light green and yellow wool and white linen, a heart-shaped leaf. Like 15.366.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection