Fragment

A work made of wool and linen, slit and dovetailed tapestry weave with eccentric wefts and wrapped outlining wefts.
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  • A work made of wool and linen, slit and dovetailed tapestry weave with eccentric wefts and wrapped outlining wefts.

Date:

Roman period (30 B.C.– 641 A.D.)/Arab period (641–969), 6th/8th century

Artist:

Coptic
Egypt

About this artwork

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Textiles

Culture

Coptic

Title

Fragment

Origin

Egypt

Date

501 AD–800 AD

Medium

Wool and linen, slit and dovetailed tapestry weave with eccentric wefts and wrapped outlining wefts

Dimensions

19.9 × 18.8 cm (7 7/8 × 7 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Ada Turnbull Hertle Endowment

Reference Number

1972.366b

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