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Design shows Roman influence. Warp of linen; ground of natural colored linen; and design of plum-colored wool.

Provenance

Purchased by Albert M. LythgoeFrom Ghirgas of Keneh (Lot VI, 33.£5), 1904. No. 5620 (Lot III, 24.£17)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, 2nd–4th century A.D.

Dimensions

11.4 x 10.1 cm (4 1/2 x 4 in.); Legacy dimension: Each .114 x .101

Accession Number

04.1972b

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles