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Light tan colored ground on which are figures of people, mermaids, etc., in dark ground. On one side is a green border; on the other a red one. Woven entirely of wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 3rd–7th century A.D.

Dimensions

8.5 x 19 cm (3 3/8 x 7 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: .19 x .085

Accession Number

11.1446

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles