Fragment of Textile (Section of a Floral Border) possibly part of a Tunic

Coptic, Egyptian, Egypt

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6th century

Wool tapestry

Overall: 2 7/8 x 5 1/2 in. (7.303 x 13.97 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Arthur Loran Gale in memory of her husband, Class of 1927

T.970.62

Geography/Culture

Africa, Northern Africa, Egypt

Period

500-1000

Object Name

Textile

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Inscription

None.

Exhibition History

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985 Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, April 14-June 20, 1999.

Provenance

Jane Helm Gale (1913-1970); given to present collection, 1970.

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