A Coptic textile fragment

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A Coptic textile fragment.
Stock Number:
a4855
$ 490.00

Description

A Coptic textile fragment.
A portion of a linen tunic border, or clavus, embroidered with woolen designs. The decoration consists of a frieze of figures, including worshippers with upraised arms (orans figures). 
Presented in a glazed frame.

 

Origin:

Circa 6th to 8th century A.D. Egypt.

Dimensions:

Fragment: 37 x 21 cm (irregular) / Frame: 56.5 x 41 cm