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Fragment of tapestry medallion

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Rectangular fragment with a purple roundel with geometric motifs and a border enclosing interlaced motifs and stylized vine leaves.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Late Roman, 3rd–4th century A.D.

Dimensions

Overall: 39 x 13 cm (15 3/8 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.218

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft.

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles