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Fragment of loop weaving

Corner ornament and roundel with brown, yellow and yellow-orange weft loops, and linen weft loops on a natural linen tabby ground. The corner ornament frames the roundel from two sides. Design of the corner ornament shows straight parallel lines and connected oval-shaped motifs. The roundel...

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Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

Egyptian (Coptic), Late Roman or Early Byzantine, 3rd–5th century A.D.

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

48.1075

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool, with looped weft

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles