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Fragment

Design shows Byzantine influence. Warp of wool; ground of light yellow and red wool; the design of octagons, squares and diamonds enclosing groups of leaves is of dark green and dark blue wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 4th–7th century A.D.

Accession Number

96.159

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles