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Tapestry fragment

White linen ground, into which is woven a green bird, detailed with yellow, red and dark blue wool. Probably a fragment of a hanging.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Byzantine, 6th–7th century A.D.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts