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Tapestry fragment

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Design shows Byzantine influence. Warp, of dark buff colored wool; ground of blue-black wool; pattern of linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 4th–6th century A.D.

Dimensions

Height x width: 1 15/16 x 4 3/4 in. (5 x 12 cm)

Accession Number

01.5890

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles