Band Fragment with Geometric Decoration
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
4th-7th century C.E.
Late Antique Period
Brooklyn Museum Collection
Purple wool and undyed linen. Fragment of clavus decoration from tunic. Design of repeating circles in double row. Inside circles are crosses.
Condition: Brittle. Incomplete part of a longer band. Torn. Darkened. Worn. Crosses barely visible.
This item is not on view
Coptic. Band Fragment with Geometric Decoration, 4th-7th century C.E. Flax, wool, 10 1/4 x 1 1/8 in. (26 x 2.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X936. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.X936_detail01_ICA.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), 2007
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