Band Fragment with Potted Botanical Decoration
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
4th-5th century C.E.
Late Antique Period
Larger fragment: 4 1/4 x 2 in. (10.8 x 5.1 cm)
Smaller fragment: 2 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. (6.4 x 3.8 cm) (show scale)
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Coptic. Band Fragment with Potted Botanical Decoration, 4th-5th century C.E. Flax, wool, Larger fragment: 4 1/4 x 2 in. (10.8 x 5.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X935. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.X935_ICA.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), 2007
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Purple wool and undyed linen. Tapestry weave. Two fragments of clavus decoration from tunic. Design of stylized vine.
Condition: Fragmentary. Torn. Modern mend barely holds two fragments together.
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