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Medium:
Medium: Warp; S-spun linen. Wefts;S-spun linen, S-spun wool Technique: slit tapestry with supplementary wrapping
Dimensions:
H x W (a): 8 x 38 cm (3 1/8 x 14 15/16 in.)
H x W (b): 8 x 22 cm (3 1/8 x 8 11/16 in.)
Type:
woven textiles
Bands
Made in:
Egypt
Date:
3rd–4th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Two bands form same piece. Curving leaves containing leaping animals. Bust of a man in the middle of B.
Credit Line:
Gift of John Pierpont Morgan
Accession Number:
1902-1-114-a,b
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq41ab9724f-8e27-483c-b01c-c60c0c965257
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1902-1-114-a_b