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Design shows Roman influence. Warp and ground of natural-colored linen; design, of a man and four animals in plum-colored wool, woven into a piece of natural colored linen fabric.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 1st–3rd century A.D.

Dimensions

12.3 x 8.7 cm (4 13/16 x 3 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .087 x .123

Accession Number

96.176

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles