Coptic. <em>Band Fragment with Potted Botanical Decoration</em>, 4th-5th century C.E. Flax, wool, Larger fragment: 4 1/4 x 2 in. (10.8 x 5.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X935. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.X935_ICA.jpg)

Band Fragment with Potted Botanical Decoration


Medium: Flax, wool

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:4th-5th century C.E.

Dimensions: Larger fragment: 4 1/4 x 2 in. (10.8 x 5.1 cm) Smaller fragment: 2 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. (6.4 x 3.8 cm)


Accession Number: X935

Image: CUR.X935_ICA.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Purple wool and undyed linen. Tapestry weave. Two fragments of clavus decoration from tunic. Design of stylized vine. Condition: Fragmentary. Torn. Modern mend barely holds two fragments together.

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