Tapestry Border, between 5th and 7th century

  • Coptic, Egyptian

Wool and some linen

  • Overall: 7 1/16 × 11 13/16 inches (18 × 30 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

30.254

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Coptic (period)
  • Tapestry
  • Wool (hair)
  • Linen (material)
  • Fragment
  • Geometric pattern
  • Animals

(Dr. Phyllis Ackerman, New York, New York, USA)

1929-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Coptic, Egyptian, Tapestry Border, between 5th and 7th century, wool and some linen. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 30.254.