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Cuff of a garment

Woven into a piece of linen cloth are two bands of scrolling ornament. The design is of brown wool. The wrong side of the cloth has long loops of thread. Like 15.692.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Byzantine, 4th–7th century A.D/

Accession Number

15.691

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles