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Dress ornament (tabula)

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Design shows Roman influence. Warp of linen; ground of linen; design of plum-colored wool.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Egyptian (Coptic), Late Roman or Early Christian, 5th century A.D.

Dimensions

16.8 x 15.5 cm (6 5/8 x 6 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .155 x .168

Accession Number

01.8352

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry weave with weft wrapping

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles