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Textile fragment

Design shows Roman influence. Warp of linen; ground of natural-colored linen; design, man leaning on staff, possibly Hercules, in plum colored wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 1st–3rd century A.D.

Accession Number

96.170

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles