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Purple roundel with geometric motifs and a central design enclosing a four leaf ornament. The border encloses circular motifs.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Late Roman, 3rd–4th century A.D.

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 11.5 cm (4 5/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

96.181

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles