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Fragment
Fragment
Date:
7th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Linen, Wool; Slit-tapestry With Eccentric Wefts
Dimensions:
8.3 x 11.4 cm (3 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Coptic Period
Accession Number:
55146.3
Acquisition Date:
1936-04-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Charles de Young Elkus

Monochrome panel that frames another panel with interlaced ornaments. In the center is an eight-pointed star also formed by interlaced ornament. Probably from a garment.

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