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Tapestry fragment

Band with Ground of natural-colored linen: design of connected circular branches enclosing fruits and birds woven with violet wool. Design shows Roman influence.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts