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Fragment
Fragment
Date:
3rd century
Location:
Not on display
Media:
Linen, Wool; Slit-tapestry With Eccentric Wefts
Dimensions:
15.9 x 18.7 cm (6 1/4 x 7 3/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Coptic Period
Accession Number:
76.17.2
Acquisition Date:
1976-04-16
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Vivienne L. Blanquie

Exhibition History:

de Young 1979 during Tutankhamun (?)

Part of central panel, with rider on horseback; a hare running under it. Medallions around border depict various animals. Detail is in floral patterns.

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