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Fragment
Fragment
Date:
6th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Linen
Dimensions:
33.7 cm (13 1/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Coptic Period
Accession Number:
X71.41.411.10
Acquisition Date:
1971-01-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Carlotta Mabury

The details are unclear, but tapestries that include repeated roundels frequently depict two equestrian figures facing each other. Probably from a garment.

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