2 Fragments of Borders with Botanical Decoration
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
4th-5th century C.E.
Late Antique Period
08.480.54a: 2 x 13 in. (5.1 x 33 cm)
08.480.54b: 2 x 13 in. (5.1 x 33 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Coptic. 2 Fragments of Borders with Botanical Decoration, 4th-5th century C.E. Flax, wool, 08.480.54a: 2 x 13 in. (5.1 x 33 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.54a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.08.480.54A_detail01_ICA.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), 2007
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Two fragments of tapestry-woven borders each with two brown guilloche bands separated by plain brown band. Guilloche filled with design of birds and floral motifs, brown and white.
Condition: Extremely fragmentary. Numerous gaps. Fabric very dry and brittle.
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