Coptic. <em>Fragment with Geometric Decoration</em>, 4th century C.E. Flax, wool, 2 5/8 x 4 5/8 in. (6.6 x 11.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.55. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.08.480.55_detail01_ICA.jpg)

Fragment with Geometric Decoration


Medium: Flax, wool

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:4th century C.E.

Dimensions: 2 5/8 x 4 5/8 in. (6.6 x 11.7 cm)


Accession Number: 08.480.55

Image: CUR.08.480.55_detail01_ICA.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Small fragment of tapestry-woven textile, with small finial attached to narrow band. Purple weave with guilloche design executed by flying bobbins. Condition: Preserved portions in good condition. Incomplete.

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