Ancient Art

Wool Fragment with Colored Bands

ca. A.D. 200–256

Wool, undyed, brown, blue, sage green, and yellow

Warp (7-8) 28.0 7.3 5.5 5.0 cm. Weft (30) 10.0 5.0 4.8 5.0 cm.
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1933.514
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Roman (3rd century A.D.)
Classification: 
Textiles
Status: 
Not on view
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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