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Fragment of medallion

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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.


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

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Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts