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Fragment of a band

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Warp of linen; ground of natural-colored linen; design, a man with a staff inside an oval-shaped motif, in dark blue wool. Design shows Roman influence.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Byzantine, 5th–7th century A.D.

Dimensions

Overall: 6.3 x 19.5cm (2 1/2 x 7 11/16in.)

Accession Number

96.164

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles