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Fragment

Design shows Byzantine influence. Warp of wool; stripes of dark blue and salmon colored wool; separated by borders of white wool with designs of birds, fishes ? and vased of flowers of dark blue and red wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 4th–7th century A.D.

Accession Number

96.129

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles