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Fragment of tapestry

Fragment. Yellowish-orange woolen warps and wefts. Three bands showing large leaves on undulating vines (?) woven with a plum-colored background. Holes; ragged edges. Similar colors in 55.1033, probably produced in the same workshop.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Byzantine, 4th–5th century A,D,

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

55.1032

Medium or Technique

Wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles