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Fragment of tapestry

Fragment. Dark violet woolen wefts on undyed linen warps. Traces of geometric pattern, defined by eccentric linen wefts. Stained and worn. Broken into two almost separate pieces.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian (Coptic), 4th–5th century

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

55.1049

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles