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Fragment
Fragment
Date:
5–6th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Linen, Wool
Dimensions:
11.4 x 19.1 cm (4 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.); cm ( in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Coptic Period
Accession Number:
53971.2
Acquisition Date:
1932-01-27
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, M.H. deYoung Memorial Museum

Clavus with repeated floral units. At each side of the clavus is an abstract form of a human figure with raised harms and hands that carry a leaf-motif. Design similar to that in 539771, probably came from the same garment.

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