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A bird woven with blue, yellow, green and orange wool. Probably an ornament cut from a linen curtain.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Byzantine, 6th–7th century A.D.

Dimensions

Height x width: 6.5 x 12.1 cm (2 9/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

22.23

Medium or Technique

Wool, tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles