3 Roundels with Figural, Animal, and Botanical Decorations
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
5th-6th century C.E.
Late Antique Period
16.327.1: 3 in. (7.6 cm)
16.327.2: 3 in. (7.6 cm)
16.327.3: 3 in. (7.6 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
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Coptic. 3 Roundels with Figural, Animal, and Botanical Decorations, 5th-6th century C.E. Flax, wool, 16.327.1: 3 in. (7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.327.1-.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.16.327.1_ICA.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), 2007
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Three tapestry-woven roundels. Rose-red background. In center, seated genius holding a duck. Background covered with floral motifs. Scroll border.
Condition: Poor. Numerous gaps in each roundel.
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