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Fragments
Fragments
Date:
5th–9th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Linen
Dimensions:
0.3 x 9.5 x 12.1 cm (1/8 x 3 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Coptic Period
Accession Number:
X1989.78.1-3
Acquisition Date:
1901-01-01
Credit Line:

Museum collection

One fragment depicts a candelabrum motif and two medallions, that enclose respectively a basket and two birds. The piece on the upper right side of the photograph contains two rows of oval shaped motifs that frame floral units. They may not belong to the same garment.

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