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Cuff

Into a piece of white woolen are woven two parallel blue bands, detailed with diamonds of blue and orange. On each side of this band are narrower ones of reddish violet framed by a wave design; similar to 15.680. Probably a sleeve band.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Byzantine, 6th–7th century

Accession Number

15.752

Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes