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Tapestry fragment

Design shows Byzantine influence. Burnt-orange wool; ground of main band of decoration of red wool, design of blue, green, orange and white wool; blue and orange fringe on bottom.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Egyptian, 4th–7th century A.D.

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Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts