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Shoulder band

White linen ground on which are leaf-like forms detailed with plants, and woven with two shades of green, pink, yellow, blue, and violet wool, and linen thread. On one end is a pendant. Like 15.738.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts