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Cuff of a garment

Into a piece of white woolen tapestry are woven two parallel green bands each framed by narrow red bands. The green bands are detailed with heart-shaped forms of red and white, probably leaf or fruit designs.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number

15.681

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes