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Fragment
Fragment
Date:
5–8th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Linen, Wool; Slit-tapestry With Eccentric Wefts
Dimensions:
8.9 x 14.6 cm (3 1/2 x 5 3/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Coptic Period
Accession Number:
55147.3
Acquisition Date:
1936-04-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Charles de Young Elkus

Fragment, probably of a garment. Designs of fish, birds, trees and human figures. Top and bottom borders with medallion and tassel designs. Motifs similar to those in 55147.2

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