Ancient Art

Coptic textile

ca. 4th century A.D.

Unknown fabric

20.2 x 21.5 cm (7 15/16 x 8 7/16 in.)
Gift of the Olsen Foundation
1956.8.10
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Coptic
Classification: 
Textiles
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Lisa R. Brody and Gail Hoffman, eds., Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire (Chestnut Hill, Mass.: McMullen Museum of Art, 2014), 309, no. 132, pl. 132.

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