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Five tapestry fragments

Design shows Roman influence. Warp of linen; ground of natural colored linen, with design of deep violet wool.

Provenance

Purchased by Albert M. LythgoeFrom Ghirgas of Keneh (Lot III, 24.£17)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, 2nd–4th century A.D.

Accession Number

04.1978a-e

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles