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Ancient Art

Fragment with yellow, red, brown bands

3rd century A.D.

Wool

Warp: (12) 12.5 cm. Weft: (40) 7.8 cm.
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1938.5511
Geography: 
Excavated in Dura-Europos, Syria
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos, present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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