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Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

  • Place Made: Egypt
  • DATES 395-642 C.E.
    PERIOD Late Antique Period
    DIMENSIONS 7 x 20 in. (17.8 x 50.8 cm)  (show scale)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Coptic. Cap, 395-642 C.E. Wool, 7 x 20 in. (17.8 x 50.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1763E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.37.1763E_detail01_ICA.jpg)
    IMAGE detail, CUR.37.1763E_detail01_ICA.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), 2007
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Textile. Brown and yellow wool. Plaited (sprang) technique. Possibly a small bag. Mostly brown, with a pattern of circles with small crosses in them plaited in. One yellow strand along a seam. Condition: Fragmentary. Colors well preserved.
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