3 Fragments with Botanical Decorations
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
5th-7th century C.E.
Late Antique Period
37.1765Ea: 10 x 17 in. (25.4 x 43.2 cm)
37.1765Eb: 12 x 12 in. (30.5 x 30.5 cm)
37.1765Ec: 12 x 20 in. (30.5 x 50.8 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Coptic. 3 Fragments with Botanical Decorations, 5th-7th century C.E. Linen, wool, 37.1765Ea: 10 x 17 in. (25.4 x 43.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1765Ea-c. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.37.1765E-A_detail01_ICA.jpg)
component, detail, a, CUR.37.1765E-A_detail01_ICA.jpg
. Brooklyn Museum photograph (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), 2007
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Three matching fragments of textile (curtain?). Dark red wool tapestry on a yellow tabby ground. On all three pieces, red pendants of vine motif point away from selvage.
Fragment c also has a narrow red stripe parallel to the pendant and a heavy yellow wool cord along one edge.
Condition: Fragmentary. Stained. Torn.
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