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Two fragments of tapestry band

Ground of natural colored linen; Design of circles that contain single animals and alternating with circles that contain discs. The animals in the circles are probably hares and panthers, in brown linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Byzantine, 4th–5th century A.D.

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Medium or Technique

Linen; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts