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Fragment
Fragment
Date:
5–7th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Linen, Wool; Slit-tapestry With Eccentric Wefts
Dimensions:
20.3 x 14.6 cm (8 x 5 3/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Coptic Period
Accession Number:
53952.2
Acquisition Date:
1932-01-27
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, M.H. deYoung Memorial Museum

Fragment probably from a garment with five crocodiles (?) surrounded by trees or branches and framed by circular units.

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