Palmette with Geometric Pattern
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
4th-5th century C.E.
Late Antique Period
7 x 10 5/8 in. (17.8 x 27 cm)
as mounted: 2 × 7 × 10 7/16 in. (5.1 × 17.8 × 26.5 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Coptic. Palmette with Geometric Pattern, 4th-5th century C.E. Flax, wool, 7 x 10 5/8 in. (17.8 x 27 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.56. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.08.480.56_ICA.jpg)
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Large palmette of blue wool tapestry-weave with fret design in natural linen. Guilloche border.
Condition: Poor. Edges broken, design badly worn. Fabric very stiff.
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