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Tapestry medallion

Into a piece of plain linen is woven a medallion containing a tree of brownish violet wool. The design shows Roman influence.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Byzantine, 4th–7th century A.D.

Accession Number

09.122

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles