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Fragment of a band

Design shows Byzantine influence. Warp and ground of natural-colored linen; design, of vases of flowers, in dark green wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 4th–7th century A.D.

Dimensions

10.5 x 75 cm (4 1/8 x 29 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: .75 x .105

Accession Number

96.294b

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles