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Fragment of tapestry

Fragment. Small square. Dark blue-violet woolen wefts on undyed linen warps. Geometric pattern designed by eccentric fine linen wefts. Stained, worn.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian (Coptic), 4th–5th century

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

55.1048

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles