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Fragment of the neck of a garment

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Warp of linen; ground of natural-colored linen. Design shows a row of connected triangular motifs and small square jewel-like ornaments on each of the two sides of the neck opening; single floral designs stem from the areas between the triangular motifs; at the end of the two rows on each side...

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Credit Line

Everett Fund

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


Height x width: 16.5 x 45.5 cm (6 1/2 x 17 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts