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Tapestry

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Design shows Roman influence. Plain linen with two bands of tapestry weaving; ground linen, design purple wool.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Egyptian (Coptic), 4th–5th century

Dimensions

71.8 x 121.9 cm (28 1/4 x 48 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.219 x .718

Accession Number

01.8362

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles