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Fragment of tapestry band

Warp of linen; ground of natural colored linen; design of scroll of branches that enclose leaves in brown wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number

96.208

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry, hatching

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles