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Fragment of garment

Design shows Roman influence. Warp of linen: ground of natural-colored linen; design, two bands with squares and oblongs enclosing human figures and animals of violet wool; woven into a piece of natural-colored linen fabric. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 1st–3rd century A.D.

Accession Number

96.160

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes