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Part of a garment. Into a piece of natural colored linen are woven a neck opening band and a square medallion of linen and wool. The design of the neck opening band is of pink, blue, green, yellow and white wool; and consists of semi-circular areas containing fruits, trees and birds. A narrow...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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


Height x width: 28 x 21.5 cm (11 x 8 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts