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Fragment of tapestry

Fragment of a rectangular panel. Blue wool and undyed linen weft. Design shows plant motifs (vine) and half a roundel with a central circle surrounded by branches and leaves. Holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Byzantine, 5th–7th century A.D.

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

55.1053

Medium or Technique

Wool and linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles