Ancient Art

Fragment of slit tapestry-top object in image

5th–6th century A.D.

Wool and linen

with mounting: 56.52 x 36.2 cm (22 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.) 14 x 23.7 cm (5 1/2 x 9 5/16 in.)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1937.4460.a
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Coptic
Classification: 
Textiles
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex. Coll. Ackerman-Pope, 1936, bought in Cairo 1929.
see Field Museum, Chicago, No. 173871

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