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Fragment
Fragment
Date:
6th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Linen, Wool; Slit-tapestry With Eccentric Wefts; Tapestry Weave
Dimensions:
12.7 x 12.7 cm (5 x 5 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Coptic Period
Accession Number:
55147.1
Acquisition Date:
1936-04-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Charles de Young Elkus

Exhibition History:

DeYoung, 1979 during King Tutankhamun

An eight-pointed star with a fruit-like motif in each of the eight arms. Probably from a garment.

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