Tunic Fragments with Botanical Decoration
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Wool, flax (?)
5th-7th century C.E.
Late Antique Period
x945a: 11 × 27 3/4 in. (28 × 70.5 cm)
x945b: 2 3/8 × 2 3/4 in. (6 × 7 cm) (show scale)
Brooklyn Museum Collection
Textile. Blue, black, red wools. Undyed linen. Tapestry weave in wools. Tabby weave in linen. Fragment of tunic decoration. Two clavi, connected by longitudinal band; roundels at ends of the clavi. Design of stylized vines in blue and red.
Condition: Damaged decoration. Signs of repair. Faded.
This item is not on view
Coptic. Tunic Fragments with Botanical Decoration, 5th-7th century C.E. Wool, flax (?), x945a: 11 × 27 3/4 in. (28 × 70.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X945a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.X945_detail01_ICA.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), 2007
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