Egyptian (Coptic) ?
Early Byzantine or Early Islamic
7th-8th century A.D.
Height x width: 13 x 8 cm (5 1/8 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Dark grey ground; the design, of light brown, consists of roundels enclosing floral motifs with broders of festooned branches carrying flowers; the design in the fragment shows one complete roundel and parts of two others; the middle part is sewn onto the fragment.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection