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Ancient Art

Wool Fragment with Purple Pattern

ca. A.D. 200–256

Wool

Warp (12) 13.0 cm. Weft (36-38) 10.0 cm.
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1933.495
Geography: 
Excavated in Dura-Europos, Syria
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Roman (3rd century A.D.)
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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