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Design shows Roman influence. Natural colored linen warp; weft of dark brown wool and natural colored linen. Square containing an oval in which is a mounted horseman. Border around the four sides.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, Coptic, 1st–4th century


13 x 14.5 cm (5 1/8 x 5 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .145 x .13

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Medium or Technique

Linen and Wool and linen


Textiles and Fashion Arts