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Fragment of a border

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Dark blue ground, stained green. The design of four human figures, and parts of a fifth and a running animal are woven with white and green wool. On one side are fragments of a red band.

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 1st–7th century A.D.


Overall: 8 x 48 cm (3 1/8 x 18 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts