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Fragment of tapestry

Fragment. Dark violet woolen wefts on undyed linen warps. Geometric design, almost entirely worn off, defined by eccentric undyed linen wefts. Stains and holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian (Coptic), 4th–5th century

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

55.1046

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles