Coptic ?. <em>Fragment of Check Pattern</em>. 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)

Fragment of Check Pattern


Medium: Wool

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Dimensions: 5 x 5 in. (12.7 x 12.7 cm)


Accession Number: X938

Image: CUR.X938_detail01_ICA.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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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