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Design shows Byzantine influence. Warp of linen; ground of brown wool, with design of natural colored linen; woven into much stained white woolen fabric.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 4th–7th century A.D.

Dimensions

16.5 x 19.3 cm (6 1/2 x 7 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .193 x .165

Accession Number

96.147

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles