User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Fragment of medallion

Start collecting

Design shows Roman influence. Warp of natural colored linen; ground of natural colored linen; design of a dog in plum colored wool with a red tongue and string around neck.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 1st–3rd century A.D.

Dimensions

Height x width: 2 9/16 x 3 15/16 in. (6.5 x 10 cm)

Accession Number

96.178

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles