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Tapestry fragment

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Design shows Roman influence. Warp of linen; ground of natural-colored linen; design of dark brown wool and natural-colored linen; woven into a piece of natural-colored linen fabric.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 1st–3rd century A.D.

Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 x 37 cm (6 7/8 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.150

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles