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Design shows Roman influence. Dark green tapestry with a warp of brown wool; woven into this are bands with grounds of deep violet-brown wool and designs of horsemen, centaurs, and animals in natural-colored linen; across the top is a dentated band of red and yellow wool. Three dancing figures...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 1st–3rd century A.D.

Accession Number

96.128

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles