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Polychrome Sprang fragment

The main field is blue; on this are horizontal bands of zagzag and twisted ornament, in white, yellow, green and red. On one side is a broad yellow band with an interlocking pattern of green and red.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Roman, found in Egypt, Roman, early 1st millennium

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool, sprang


Textiles and Fashion Arts