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Tapestry fragment

Design shows Byzantine influence. Warp of linen; ground of salmon-red wool; design of horses and plants, in natural-colored linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, Coptic, 4th–7th century

Accession Number

96.253

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles