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Tapestry

White woolen; woven into this is a red band, at each end of which is a foliated cross. Between the crosses is a late Greek inscription in cursive script, beginning, "Oh George!" The crosses and inscription are woven with yellow wool. See notes on 15.402.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic),

Accession Number

15.402

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles