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The design shows Byzanthine influence; on each end of a linen cloth, woven with groups of heavy thread are bands of tapestry flanked by disconnected oblong spots. The ground of the design is pinkish red; the design of diamonds connected by indefinite forms is woven with light and dark blue, green...

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Provenance

Purchased by vote of the Trustees of R. Forrer of Strasburg

Credit Line

Everett Fund

Egyptian, 3rd–7th century A.D.

Accession Number

92.2744

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes