Fragment of Check Pattern
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Late Antique Period
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Coptic ?. Fragment of Check Pattern. Wool, 5 x 5 in. (12.7 x 12.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X938. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.X938_detail01_ICA.jpg)
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Textile. Ochre and orange wools. Ancient mend in black wool. Double sided tabby weave. Check pattern on one side. Orange ground with ochre spots on reverse.
Condition: Very dry and brittle. Losing dessicated fibers.
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