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Fragment of a tapestry band

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Warp and design of linen; ground of plum-colored wool. Design of an entwined branch with vine-like leaves on opposites sides of the branch.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Byzantine, 4th–6th century A.D.

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 32 cm (1 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.5826

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles