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Tapestry fragment

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Design shows Roman influence. Warp of linen; ground of natural colored linen; design of two stripes of vases of dark blue wool; woven into a natural colored linen fabric.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 1st–3rd century A.D.

Dimensions

8.5 x 35 cm (3 3/8 x 13 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .35 x .085

Accession Number

96.204

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles