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Faded pinkish wool ground. The design consists of connected oval and rectangular units enclosing nereids, eagles, floating putti carrying baskets or holding birds and two birds above a basket. The lower right corner shows a roundel with a central medallion surrounded by eight circles. Design...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Dimensions

Height x width: 27 x 40.5 cm (10 5/8 x 15 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.606

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles