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Fragment of tapestry band

Fragment of tapestry band woven with dark purple wool, and undyed linen on undyed linen warp (probably cut from linen cloth): the center of the band woven with wool with traces of fine linen outlines of interlacing bands, on one side narrow border of small ovals and dots outlined with linen....

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Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian (Coptic), Late Roman, 4th century A.D.

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Linen and wool tapestry with eccentric weft


Textiles and Fashion Arts