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Tapestry fragment

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine or Early Islamic
6th-8th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 14.3 x 43 cm (5 5/8 x 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

92.2757

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Warp of linen; a band of tapestry of purple wool woven into a piece of natural-colored linen fabric.

Credit Line

Everett Fund