Tapestry Border, between 5th and 7th century

  • Coptic, Egyptian

Wool and linen

  • Framed: Overall: 5 1/8 × 15 9/16 inches (13 × 39.5 cm)

Gift of Henry G. Stevens

32.5

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Coptic (period)
  • Tapestry
  • Wool (hair)
  • Linen (material)
  • Figures (representations)
  • Border (ornament area)
  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Fish

Provenance

(Egypt). Henry G. Stevens; 1932-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Coptic, Egyptian, Tapestry Border, between 5th and 7th century, wool and linen. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Henry G. Stevens, 32.5.