Coptic. <em>Band Fragment with Geometric Decoration</em>, 4th–7th century C.E. Flax, wool, 10 1/4 x 1 1/8 in. (26 x 2.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X936. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.X936_detail01_ICA.jpg)

Band Fragment with Geometric Decoration


Medium: Flax, wool

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:4th–7th century C.E.

Dimensions: 10 1/4 x 1 1/8 in. (26 x 2.9 cm)


Accession Number: X936

Image: CUR.X936_detail01_ICA.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Purple wool and undyed linen. Fragment of clavus decoration from tunic. Design of repeating circles in double row. Inside circles are crosses. Condition: Brittle. Incomplete part of a longer band. Torn. Darkened. Worn. Crosses barely visible.

Brooklyn Museum