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Fragment
Fragment
Date:
12th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Linen, Wool; Slit-tapestry With Eccentric Wefts
Dimensions:
8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Coptic Period
Accession Number:
55147.2
Acquisition Date:
1936-04-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Charles de Young Elkus

Fragment of a band that depicts fish, birds, a duck (?) and human figure that raises one arm. The band is framed by interlaced oval designs. Probably from a garment. 55147.3 belongs with it.

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