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2881

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Ancient Coptic Textile. Egyptian Coptic. Tunic Border textile fragment.
400-500 A.D.

Size 23" x 14" Size 59 x 36cm

From: H.Kevorkian Collection

Description Below

Spiral Textile Ancient Design Modern Hands

Ancient Coptic Textile


 
 

Origin: Egypt, Alexandria Type: Fragment, Period: 5th-6th Century
Warp: Material: wool, tan, natural Spin/Ply: 5 spun Density: 23in.
Weft: Material: wool, natural and dyed Spin/Ply: 5 spun Density: 34in facing wefts in tapestry ground
Decoration/surface:Technique: slit-tapestry, curved wefts, warp sharing, twining, soumac wrapping,
stitching, Density: 52in. pattern wefts
Remarks: A decorative square at the sides of the square and the edges are joined by sewing.

 

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