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Roundel

A work made of linen and wool, plain weave and slit tapestry weave with eccentric and supplementary wrapping weft details.
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  • A work made of linen and wool, plain weave and slit tapestry weave with eccentric and supplementary wrapping weft details.

Date:

Roman period (30 B.C.– 641 A.D.), 4th/5th century

Artist:

Coptic
Egypt

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Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Roundel

Origin

Egypt

Date

Made 301 CE–500 CE

Medium

Linen and wool, plain weave and slit tapestry weave with eccentric and supplementary wrapping weft details

Dimensions

41 × 34.4 cm (16 1/8 × 13 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1914.709

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