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Fragments of two tapestry bands

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Warp of linen; ground of brown wool; outer stripe of dark blue wool; the design is of green, red and pink wool, and natural-colored linen. 96.310a: Design consists of two connected oval units, one contains grape and vine leaves and the other contains a tree. Red half circular rosettes with...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Byzantine, 6th–7th century A.D.

Dimensions

Height x width (a): 9.5 x 17.2 cm (3 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.) Height x width (b): 9.3 x 23.5 cm (3 11/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.310a-b

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles