Coptic. <em>Fragment with 2 Roundels with Botanical and Animal Decoration</em>, 601-700 C.E. (probably). Flax, wool, Approximate dimensions: 9 x 8 1/2 in. (22.9 x 21.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.59. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.08.480.59_detail01_ICA.jpg)

Fragment with 2 Roundels with Botanical and Animal Decoration

Artist:Coptic

Medium: Flax, wool

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:601-700 C.E. (probably)

Dimensions: Approximate dimensions: 9 x 8 1/2 in. (22.9 x 21.6 cm)

Collections:

Accession Number: 08.480.59

Image: CUR.08.480.59_detail01_ICA.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Small fragment from the end of a fringed cloth with two small embroidered roundels showing birds drinking from a fountain, flanked by two baskets of fruit, embroidered in black, red and green wool on a plain linen cloth. Condition: Very fragmentary, some holes, textile stained and brittle.

Brooklyn Museum