Coptic. <em>3 Roundels with Figural, Animal, and Botanical Decorations</em>, 5th–6th century C.E. Flax, wool, 16.327.1: 3 in. (7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.327.1-.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.16.327.1_ICA.jpg)

3 Roundels with Figural, Animal, and Botanical Decorations


Medium: Flax, wool

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:5th–6th century C.E.

Dimensions: 16.327.1: 3 in. (7.6 cm) 16.327.2: 3 in. (7.6 cm) 16.327.3: 3 in. (7.6 cm)


Accession Number: 16.327.1-.3

Image: CUR.16.327.1_ICA.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Three tapestry-woven roundels. Rose-red background. In center, seated genius holding a duck. Background covered with floral motifs. Scroll border. Condition: Poor. Numerous gaps in each roundel.

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