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Fragment of tunic

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Two bands of tapestry and a fragment of a medallion sewed onto a fragment of natural colored linen; warp of linen; ground of pink wool; design of light and dark blue, yellow, pink and green wool, and natural colored linen. The design in the right band shows a haloed nude male figure with a...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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


Overall: 60 x 46.5 cm (23 5/8 x 18 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen and wool, tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts