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Fragment (Border)

A work made of wool and linen, slit tapestry weave.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of wool and linen, slit tapestry weave.

Date:

Roman period (30 B.C– 641 A.D.), 5th/6th century

Artist:

Coptic
Egypt

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Fragment (Border)

Place

Egypt (Object made in)

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Made 401 CE–600 CE

Medium

Wool and linen, slit tapestry weave

Dimensions

24.1 × 24.1 cm (9 1/2 × 9 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1914.704

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