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Fragment of square tapestry medallion

Warp of linen; ground of plum-colored wool; design of a square medallion with tracery design of natural-colored linen enclosing a smaller square.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Late Roman, 3rd–4th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry with eccentric weft


Textiles and Fashion Arts