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Tapestry fragment

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Design shows Roman influence. Warp of linen; ground of natural-colored linen, with design of a row of ovals each containing a hare or a lion of plum-colored wool.

Credit Line

Everett Fund

Egyptian, 1st–4th century A.D.

Dimensions

7.8 x 30.5 cm (3 1/16 x 12 in.); Legacy dimension: .305 x .078

Accession Number

92.2754

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles