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Fragment (Border)

Long, thin piece of fabric featuring a border design in reddish brown of an undulating vine with curled tendrils and three-petaled blossoms.
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  • Long, thin piece of fabric featuring a border design in reddish brown of an undulating vine with curled tendrils and three-petaled blossoms.

Date:

Greco–Roman period (30 B.C.–641 A.D.), 4th/5th century

Artist:

Coptic
Egypt

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Coptic

Title

Fragment (Border)

Origin

Egypt

Date

Made 301 CE–500 CE

Medium

Linen and wool, slit tapestry weave

Dimensions

27.9 × 6.4 cm (11 × 2 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1895.607

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