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Ancient Art

Decorative polychrome tapestry, floral pattern showing Sassanian influence

5th–6th century A.D.
8.89 × 38.1 cm (3 1/2 × 15 in.)
Gift of Mr. Fred Olsen
1957.7.37
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Coptic
Period: 
5th–6th century
Classification: 
Textiles
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