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Looped weaving fragment

Looped weaving, linen ground; suggestion of a medallion with an extended band in a shorter loop of deep violet wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Byzantine, 4th–6th century A.D.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen and wool with looped weft


Textiles and Fashion Arts