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Tapestry fragment

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Design shows Byzantine ingluence. Warp of wool; ground of white wool, with design of dark blue wool and natural colored linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 4th–7th century A.D.

Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 32 cm (5 1/8 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.146

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles