Medium: Flax, wool
Dates:5th-6th century C.E.
Dimensions: 1 1/2 x 4 in. (3.8 x 10.2 cm)
Accession Number: 15.451b
Catalogue Description: Coptic textiles- Tapestry weave. Colored wools; natural linen. One of six fragments of narrow tapestry-woven borders of varied design. 1) Red lozenges on black ground. 2) Running animal on blue ground. 3) White squares on blue ground. 4) Dart-shaped motif on red. 5) Fleur de lys, red on white. 6) Floral motifs, white on red. Condition: Frayed and worn.