Coptic. <em>Tunic Fragments with Botanical Decoration</em>, 5th-7th century C.E. Wool, flax (?), x945a: 11 × 27 3/4 in. (28 × 70.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X945. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.X945_detail03_ICA.jpg)

Tunic Fragments with Botanical Decoration


Medium: Wool, flax (?)

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:5th-7th century C.E.

Dimensions: x945a: 11 × 27 3/4 in. (28 × 70.5 cm) x945b: 2 3/8 × 2 3/4 in. (6 × 7 cm)


Accession Number: X945

Image: CUR.X945_detail03_ICA.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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.

Brooklyn Museum