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Medium: Tapestry weave; wool and linen (99)
Month of May: Scene of May Day Festival
Gobelins (French) and 1 other
1944.133CCCC0
Nereid (Sea-Nymph) from a Hanging
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 4th - 5th century
1953.18CCCC0
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1916.1980CCCC0
Virgin and Child with Four Saints
Germany or Switzerland, Upper Rhine
1939.162CCCC0
Pillow cover with Arabic inscription
Egypt, al-Bahnasa
1959.48CCCC0
Roundel from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1946.412CCCC0
Decorated Band from a Tunic or Curtain
Egypt, late Byzantine or early Islamic period, 7th Century
1960.275CCCC0
Curtain Panel with Scenes of Merrymaking
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th Century
2000.5CCCC0
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1982.80CCCC0
Part of a Gammadion Border
Syria ?, 5th-6th century
1977.90CCCC0
Fragment of a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1961.201CCCC0
Fragment of a Band or Border
Egypt, Umayyad or Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.110CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-7th century
1946.413CCCC0
Fragment with Satyr and Maenad
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th century
1975.6CCCC0
Bluebonnets
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2010.185©
Four Segmenta from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid-7th to mid-8th century
1983.129CCCC0
Four Segmenta from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid-7th to mid-8th century
1983.129.aCCCC0
Four Segmenta from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid-7th to mid-8th century
1983.129.bCCCC0
Four Segmenta from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid-7th to mid-8th century
1983.129.cCCCC0
Four Segmenta from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid-7th to mid-8th century
1983.129.dCCCC0
Segmentum with Musicians
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), mid-7th to 9th century
1983.124CCCC0
Neck Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1982.81CCCC0
Fragment of an Ornamental Border of a Tunic
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunic period, 9th century
1916.1678CCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 8th - 9th century
1983.125CCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1950.615CCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad to Abbasid periods, 8th - 10th century
1982.75CCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad to Abbasid periods, 8th - 10th century
1982.75.aCCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad to Abbasid periods, 8th - 10th century
1982.75.bCCCC0
Tapestry with Birds and Greek Letters
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.127CCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Clavus
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.93CCCC0
Panel from a Large Curtain, Overlapping Leaves
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.145CCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.145.aCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.145.bCCCC0
Lions from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic Abbasid period, 8th - 9th Century
1982.83CCCC0
Lions from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic Abbasid period, 8th - 9th Century
1982.83.aCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Islamic Abbasid period, 8th - 9th Century
1982.83.bCCCC0
Looped Roundel from a Blanket or Cover
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1926.141CCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.145CCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.145.aCCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.145.bCCCC0
Lower Section of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1993.177CCCC0
Sleeve Bands and Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.94CCCC0
Sleeve Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.94.aCCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.94.bCCCC0
Fragments from a Child's Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152CCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Neck Opening
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.aCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Sleeveband II
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.bCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Sleeveband I
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.cCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Clavus I
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.dCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Right Corner Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.eCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Clavus II
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.fCCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 5th century
1982.74CCCC0
Fragments from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th century
1983.143CCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th century
1983.143.aCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th century
1983.143.bCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th century
1983.143.cCCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.151CCCC0
Neckband and Clavus from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.96CCCC0
Three Figures from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1926.158CCCC0
Three Figures from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1926.158.aCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1926.158.bCCCC0
Two Figures Framed by a Jeweled Border
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
1979.58CCCC0
Decorated ends of a shawl
Egypt, Fayyum, Tulunid or Ikshīdid period
1956.330CCCC0
Tapestry with beheaded bird
Egypt, al-Bahnasa, Tulunid period
1982.265CCCC0
Tiraz with foliate band
Egypt, Umayyad or Abbasid period
1982.95CCCC0
Fragment of an Ornament
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1983.131CCCC0
Fragment with Two Roundels and a Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th-8th century
1982.92CCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, late Abbasid period, first half of the 9th century
1926.151CCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, late Abbasid period, first half of 9th century
1914.548CCCC0
Fragmentary Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, late Umayyad to early Abbasid period, 8th century
1950.519CCCC0
Fragmentary Ornament from a Tunic with Lozenges and Medallions
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1929.99CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1982.288CCCC0
White On White
Moik Schiele (Swiss, 1938-1993)
1996.190©
Alexander the Great on Horseback
Egypt, Islamic Umayyad or Abbasid period, 8th century
1959.123CCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, first half of the 7th century
1919.24CCCC0
Fragmentary Ornament from a Tunic with Lozenges and Medallions
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1929.102CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1919.22CCCC0
Square, Probably a Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1914.562CCCC0
Neck and Shoulder Decoration from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 5th - 6th century
1926.148CCCC0
Luxurious Woolen Tunic with Decorated Bands
and Roundels
Egypt, Islamic Umayyad period, 7th-8th Century
1972.46CCCC0
Tiraz with animated band
Egypt, Abbasid period
1982.90CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic with Segmentum and Part of a Gammadion Border
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1982.289CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.530CCCC0
Fragment, with Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.531CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Early Islamic period, 8th - 9th century
1914.527CCCC0
Fragment of a Large Cloth, Perhaps a Pallium
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th period
1919.23CCCC0
Fragments of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.152CCCC0
Fragment, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 7th century
1919.20CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, early 9th century
1929.103CCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.295CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, first half of 7th century
1926.144CCCC0
Fragment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th to mid-7th century
1914.553CCCC0
Four Fragments of the Clavi of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.149CCCC0
Fragments from a Hanging (?)
Egypt, late Abbasid - early Tulunid period, 9th - 10th century
1982.268CCCC0
Tunic Ornament with Part of a Saint
Egypt, c. 7th - 8th century
1983.263CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th period
1914.800CCCC0
Four Fragments of the Gammadion Border of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1929.108CCCC0
Fragment from a Hanging (?) with Roundel and Border
Egypt, late Abbasid - early Tulunid period, 9th - 10th century
1982.269CCCC0
Fragments with Gold Foil
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.140CCCC0
Fragment with Gold Foil, from a Furnishing Fabric
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.140.aCCCC0
Fragment with Gold Foil, from a Furnishing Fabric
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.140.bCCCC0
Fragment with Gold Foil and Apotropaic Interlacing Knots
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.140.cCCCC0
Fragment with an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1929.101CCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1929.104CCCC0
Fragment from a Curtain (?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.266CCCC0
Fragment of a Border
Egypt, 9th century
1982.375CCCC0
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.544CCCC0
Fragment with Roundel and Decorative Stripes
Egypt, Umayyad period, 7th - 8th century
1982.275CCCC0
Clavus with Linked Roundels
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.381CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1919.18CCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.162CCCC0
No image available
Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.aCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.bCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.cCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.dCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.eCCCC0
Fragments from a Tunic
Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283CCCC0
No image available
Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.fCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.gCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.hCCCC0
Fragment with Fish and Bird
Egypt, Umayyad period?, 7th century
1983.252CCCC0
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.545CCCC0
Sleeve Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.261CCCC0
Fragment with Abstracted Leaves
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.253CCCC0
Fragmentary Roundel, Ornament from a Large Cloth
Egypt, Al-Bahnasá, Late Tulunid or Second Abbasid period, 9th - 10th century
1950.517CCCC0
Fragmentary Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - 7th century
1926.154CCCC0
Hunters on Horseback
Egypt, Islamic Abbasid period, late 8th to 9th century
1982.102CCCC0
Busts and Animals Under Tree of Life
Egypt, Islamic period, Abbasid, 8th - 9th century
1982.272CCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.147CCCC0
Grape Leaves from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1983.262CCCC0
Grape Leaf from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1983.262.aCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1983.262.bCCCC0
Hanging with birds in roundels
Egypt, al-Bahnasa, Tulunid period
1982.302CCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th period
1914.564CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Month of May: Scene of May Day Festival
Gobelins (French) and 1 other
1944.133Tapestry weave: linen warp, wool and silk weftsOverall: 312.4 x 452 cm (123 x 177 15/16 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
Nereid (Sea-Nymph) from a Hanging
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 4th - 5th century
1953.18Slit-and dovetailed-tapestry weave probably woven in a linen plain-weave ground; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 66.7 x 64.5 cm (26 1/4 x 25 3/8 in.); Mounted: 76.8 x 75.6 x 2.9 cm (30 1/4 x 29 3/4 x 1 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1916.1980Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolAverage: 20.5 x 20 cm (8 1/16 x 7 7/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Virgin and Child with Four Saints
Germany or Switzerland, Upper Rhine
1939.162Tapestry weave: linen warp, wool and silk weftsOverall: 79.7 x 155.8 cm (31 3/8 x 61 5/16 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Hanging fragment with boar head
Iran
1950.509Tapestry weave: wool and linenOverall: 20.7 x 25.2 cm (8 1/8 x 9 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Pillow cover with Arabic inscription
Egypt, al-Bahnasa
1959.48Tapestry weave: wool and linenOverall: 80 x 83.2 cm (31 1/2 x 32 3/4 in.); Mounted: 93.3 x 95.9 cm (36 3/4 x 37 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Roundel from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1946.412Plain weave ground with tapestry weave and supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 45.2 x 47.7 cm (17 13/16 x 18 3/4 in.); Mounted: 64.1 x 64.1 x 2.5 cm (25 1/4 x 25 1/4 x 1 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Decorated Band from a Tunic or Curtain
Egypt, late Byzantine or early Islamic period, 7th Century
1960.275Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 8.2 x 24.7 cm (3 1/4 x 9 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Curtain Panel with Scenes of Merrymaking
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th Century
2000.5Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 144.2 x 26.7 cm (56 3/4 x 10 1/2 in.); Mounted: 153.7 x 66 x 3.2 cm (60 1/2 x 26 x 1 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund and Gift of the Textile Art Alliance in memory of Robert P. BergmanCCCC0
Tapestry with lattice of animals in medallions
Egypt
1951.89Tapestry weave: wool and linenOverall: 14.6 x 13.1 cm (5 3/4 x 5 3/16 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1982.80Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 16.5 x 16.5 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Part of a Gammadion Border
Syria ?, 5th-6th century
1977.90Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 34.3 x 59.5 cm (13 1/2 x 23 7/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1961.201Tapestry weave (with plain tabby borders): wool and linenOverall: 122.6 x 158.1 cm (48 1/4 x 62 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Band or Border
Egypt, Umayyad or Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.110Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 12.3 x 21.8 cm (4 13/16 x 8 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-7th century
1946.413Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 38.8 x 64.2 cm (15 1/4 x 25 1/4 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Fragment with Satyr and Maenad
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th century
1975.6Undyed linen and dyed wool; plain weave ground with tapestry weaveOverall: 139 x 86.4 cm (54 3/4 x 34 in.); Mounted: 153.6 x 100.4 x 3.9 cm (60 1/2 x 39 1/2 x 1 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bluebonnets
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2010.185Tapestry weave with weft-bundle floats; wool, linen, cotton and novelty yarnsOverall: 345 x 585 cm (135 13/16 x 230 5/16 in.)Gift of the Trammell Crow Family©
Four Segmenta from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid-7th to mid-8th century
1983.129Tapestry weave; wool and linenAverage: 8 x 8.3 cm (3 1/8 x 3 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Four Segmenta from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid-7th to mid-8th century
1983.129.aTapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 8 x 8.3 cm (3 1/8 x 3 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Four Segmenta from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid-7th to mid-8th century
1983.129.bTapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 7.6 x 8.3 cm (3 x 3 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Four Segmenta from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid-7th to mid-8th century
1983.129.cTapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 6.9 x 7.5 cm (2 11/16 x 2 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Four Segmenta from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid-7th to mid-8th century
1983.129.dTapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 7.7 x 6.8 cm (3 1/16 x 2 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Segmentum with Musicians
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), mid-7th to 9th century
1983.124Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 9.8 x 9.3 cm (3 7/8 x 3 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Neck Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1982.81Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 28 x 18.5 cm (11 x 7 5/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of an Ornamental Border of a Tunic
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunic period, 9th century
1916.1678Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 21.3 x 12.4 cm (8 3/8 x 4 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 8th - 9th century
1983.125Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 8.7 x 8.1 cm (3 7/16 x 3 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1950.615Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 47 x 6.1 cm (18 1/2 x 2 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad to Abbasid periods, 8th - 10th century
1982.75Tapestry weave; wool and linenAverage: 12.1 x 11.6 cm (4 3/4 x 4 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad to Abbasid periods, 8th - 10th century
1982.75.aTapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 12.1 x 11.6 cm (4 3/4 x 4 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad to Abbasid periods, 8th - 10th century
1982.75.bTapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 12.4 x 11.3 cm (4 7/8 x 4 7/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Tapestry with Birds and Greek Letters
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.127Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 10.8 x 21 cm (4 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Clavus
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.93Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 28.7 x 4 cm (11 5/16 x 1 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Panel from a Large Curtain, Overlapping Leaves
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.145Tapestry weave sewn on plain weave ground; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 14.7 x 79.5 cm (5 13/16 x 31 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.145.aTapestry weave sewn on plain weave ground; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 14.7 x 79.5 cm (5 13/16 x 31 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.145.bTapestry weave sewn on plain weave ground; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 15.3 x 40.1 cm (6 x 15 13/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lions from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic Abbasid period, 8th - 9th Century
1982.83Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolAverage: 23 x 23 cm (9 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Lions from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic Abbasid period, 8th - 9th Century
1982.83.aTapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 23 x 23 cm (9 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Islamic Abbasid period, 8th - 9th Century
1982.83.bTapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 20.1 x 9 cm (7 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Looped Roundel from a Blanket or Cover
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1926.141Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 49.5 x 55.3 cm (19 1/2 x 21 3/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.145Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolAverage: 7 x 43.5 cm (2 3/4 x 17 1/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.145.aTapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolAverage: 7 x 43.5 cm (2 3/4 x 17 1/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.145.bTapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolAverage: 7 x 43.5 cm (2 3/4 x 17 1/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Lower Section of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1993.177Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 107 x 55 cm (42 1/8 x 21 5/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Sleeve Bands and Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.94Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 10.7 x 11.7 cm (4 3/16 x 4 5/8 in.); Sleeves: 10.2 x 21.2 cm (4 x 8 3/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Sleeve Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.94.aTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 10.2 x 21.2 cm (4 x 8 3/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.94.bTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 10.7 x 11.7 cm (4 3/16 x 4 5/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragments from a Child's Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenPurchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Neck Opening
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.aTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 67.5 x 34 cm (26 9/16 x 13 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Sleeveband II
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.bTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 18.5 x 27.2 cm (7 5/16 x 10 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Sleeveband I
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.cTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 12.7 x 26 cm (5 x 10 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Clavus I
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.dTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 37.6 x 3.6 cm (14 13/16 x 1 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Right Corner Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.eTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 20.5 x 22.5 cm (8 1/16 x 8 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Clavus II
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.fTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 29.5 x 3.5 cm (11 5/8 x 1 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 5th century
1982.74Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 23.2 x 22.9 cm (9 1/8 x 9 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragments from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th century
1983.143Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 53.9 x 11 cm (21 1/4 x 4 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th century
1983.143.aTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 53.9 x 11 cm (21 1/4 x 4 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th century
1983.143.bTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 36 x 15.4 cm (14 3/16 x 6 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th century
1983.143.cTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 19.8 x 3.4 cm (7 13/16 x 1 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.151Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 11.5 x 39.8 cm (4 1/2 x 15 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Neckband and Clavus from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.96Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 29 x 27.5 cm (11 7/16 x 10 13/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Three Figures from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1926.158Tapestry weave; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 18.2 x 20.4 cm (7 3/16 x 8 1/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Three Figures from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1926.158.aTapestry weave; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 18.2 x 20.4 cm (7 3/16 x 8 1/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
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Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1926.158.bTapestry weave; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 19.5 x 7 cm (7 11/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Two Figures Framed by a Jeweled Border
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
1979.58Dyed wool, undyed linen; slit-tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping and plain weave headingsOverall: 28.6 x 24.5 cm (11 1/4 x 9 5/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Decorated ends of a shawl
Egypt, Fayyum, Tulunid or Ikshīdid period
1956.330Plain weave with inwoven tapestry weave: wool, linen, and silkOverall: 41.9 x 68.6 cm (16 1/2 x 27 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Tapestry with beheaded bird
Egypt, al-Bahnasa, Tulunid period
1982.265Tapestry weave: linen and woolOverall: 38.5 x 35.3 cm (15 3/16 x 13 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Tiraz with foliate band
Egypt, Umayyad or Abbasid period
1982.95Tapestry weave: linen and woolOverall: 12.5 x 37.6 cm (4 15/16 x 14 13/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of an Ornament
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1983.131Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 24.2 x 11.7 cm (9 1/2 x 4 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with Two Roundels and a Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th-8th century
1982.92Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 10 x 41 cm (3 15/16 x 16 1/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, late Abbasid period, first half of the 9th century
1926.151Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 18.3 x 19.1 cm (7 3/16 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, late Abbasid period, first half of 9th century
1914.548Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 10.5 x 10.7 cm (4 1/8 x 4 3/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragmentary Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, late Umayyad to early Abbasid period, 8th century
1950.519Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 17.8 x 29.9 cm (7 x 11 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Fragmentary Ornament from a Tunic with Lozenges and Medallions
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1929.99Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 33 x 12.1 cm (13 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Three Fragments from a Border
Egypt
1982.273Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 18.5 x 4.1 cm (7 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
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Egypt
1982.273.aTapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 18.5 x 4.1 cm (7 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
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Egypt
1982.273.cTapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 3.8 x 18 cm (1 1/2 x 7 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1982.288Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 25.5 x 39.2 cm (10 1/16 x 15 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
White On White
Moik Schiele (Swiss, 1938-1993)
1996.190Tapestry weave: wool, linen, silk, cotton, mercerized cotton, synthetic and silver threadOverall: 39 x 18.7 cm (15 3/8 x 7 3/8 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Alexander the Great on Horseback
Egypt, Islamic Umayyad or Abbasid period, 8th century
1959.123Dyed wool, undyed linen; plain weave and slit-tapestry weaveOverall: 28.9 x 24.5 cm (11 3/8 x 9 5/8 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, first half of the 7th century
1919.24Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 5.5 x 60.7 cm (2 3/16 x 23 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragmentary Ornament from a Tunic with Lozenges and Medallions
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1929.102Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 16.5 x 12.7 cm (6 1/2 x 5 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1919.22Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 5.8 x 21.3 cm (2 5/16 x 8 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Square, Probably a Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1914.562Tapestry weave; wool and linenOverall: 16.5 x 18.8 cm (6 1/2 x 7 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Neck and Shoulder Decoration from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 5th - 6th century
1926.148Plain weave with slit-tapestry weave and supplementary weft wrapping; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 14.3 x 35.6 cm (5 5/8 x 14 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Luxurious Woolen Tunic with Decorated Bands
and Roundels
Egypt, Islamic Umayyad period, 7th-8th Century
1972.46Weft-faced plain weave with slit-and dovetailed-tapestry weave, supplementary weft wrapping, embroidery; undyed linen, dyed woolOverall: 205 x 170.2 cm (80 11/16 x 67 in.)The A. W. Ellenberger, Sr., Endowment FundCCCC0
Tiraz with animated band
Egypt, Abbasid period
1982.90Plain weave with inwoven tapestry weave and supplementary weft: wool and linenOverall: 15 x 15.5 cm (5 7/8 x 6 1/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic with Segmentum and Part of a Gammadion Border
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1982.289Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 41.5 x 30 cm (16 5/16 x 11 13/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.530Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 19.1 x 9.6 cm (7 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment, with Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.531Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 23.5 x 22.3 cm (9 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Early Islamic period, 8th - 9th century
1914.527Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 12.8 x 15 cm (5 1/16 x 5 7/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Large Cloth, Perhaps a Pallium
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th period
1919.23Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 16 x 15.6 cm (6 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragments of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.152Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 44.2 x 29.1 cm (17 3/8 x 11 7/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 7th century
1919.20Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 20 x 12.7 cm (7 7/8 x 5 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, early 9th century
1929.103Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 7.7 x 12.1 cm (3 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.295Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 38 x 52.3 cm (14 15/16 x 20 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, first half of 7th century
1926.144Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 26.1 x 74.3 cm (10 1/4 x 29 1/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th to mid-7th century
1914.553Tabby weave with interwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 7 x 17.2 cm (2 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Four Fragments of the Clavi of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.149Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 22.9 x 35.9 cm (9 x 14 1/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragments from a Hanging (?)
Egypt, late Abbasid - early Tulunid period, 9th - 10th century
1982.268Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 25.7 x 18 cm (10 1/8 x 7 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Tunic Ornament with Part of a Saint
Egypt, c. 7th - 8th century
1983.263Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 13.8 x 25.1 cm (5 7/16 x 9 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th period
1914.800Tabby weave with interwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 62.6 x 61 cm (24 5/8 x 24 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Four Fragments of the Gammadion Border of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1929.108Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 13.7 x 21.3 cm (5 3/8 x 8 3/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment from a Hanging (?) with Roundel and Border
Egypt, late Abbasid - early Tulunid period, 9th - 10th century
1982.269Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 33.5 x 21 cm (13 3/16 x 8 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragments with Gold Foil
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.140Undyed linen, dyed wool, and gold foil; plain weave with supplementary weft-loops, slit-tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrappingAverage: 40.8 x 48.4 cm (16 1/16 x 19 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with Gold Foil, from a Furnishing Fabric
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.140.aUndyed linen, dyed wool, and gold foil; plain weave with supplementary weft-loops, slit-tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrappingOverall: 40.8 x 48.4 cm (16 1/16 x 19 1/16 in.); Mounted: 47.9 x 53.3 x 7 cm (18 7/8 x 21 x 2 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with Gold Foil, from a Furnishing Fabric
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.140.bUndyed linen, dyed wool, and gold foil; plain weave with supplementary weft-loops, slit-tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrappingOverall: 26.1 x 25.2 cm (10 1/4 x 9 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with Gold Foil and Apotropaic Interlacing Knots
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.140.cUndyed linen, dyed wool, and gold foil; plain weave with supplementary weft-loops, slit-tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrappingOverall: 20.4 x 18.5 cm (8 1/16 x 7 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1929.101Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 6.1 x 24.5 cm (2 3/8 x 9 5/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1929.104Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 15.6 x 20 cm (6 1/8 x 7 7/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment from a Curtain (?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.266Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 13.3 x 20.5 cm (5 1/4 x 8 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Border
Egypt, 9th century
1982.375Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 12.3 x 25.5 cm (4 13/16 x 10 1/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.544Tabby weave with interwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 12.8 x 12.1 cm (5 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment with Roundel and Decorative Stripes
Egypt, Umayyad period, 7th - 8th century
1982.275Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 17.3 x 29.3 cm (6 13/16 x 11 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Clavus with Linked Roundels
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.381Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 6 x 11.6 cm (2 3/8 x 4 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1919.18Tabby weave with interwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 21.3 x 15 cm (8 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.162Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 10.8 x 26.7 cm (4 1/4 x 10 1/2 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
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Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.aTabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolPurchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.bTabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolPurchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.cTabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolPurchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.dTabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolPurchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.eTabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolPurchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragments from a Tunic
Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 45 x 53 cm (17 11/16 x 20 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.fTabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolPurchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.gTabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolPurchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283.hTabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolPurchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with Fish and Bird
Egypt, Umayyad period?, 7th century
1983.252Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 6 x 12.5 cm (2 3/8 x 4 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.545Tabby weave with interwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 9.6 x 9.6 cm (3 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Sleeve Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.261Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 10 x 26.5 cm (3 15/16 x 10 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with Abstracted Leaves
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.253Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 22.3 x 10.2 cm (8 3/4 x 4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragmentary Roundel, Ornament from a Large Cloth
Egypt, Al-Bahnasá, Late Tulunid or Second Abbasid period, 9th - 10th century
1950.517Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 21.6 x 17.8 cm (8 1/2 x 7 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Fragmentary Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - 7th century
1926.154Tapestry weave (originally inwoven in a tabby ground ?): wool and linenOverall: 15 x 18.5 cm (5 7/8 x 7 5/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Hunters on Horseback
Egypt, Islamic Abbasid period, late 8th to 9th century
1982.102Plain weave and tapestry weave; undyed linen, dyed woolOverall: 29.4 x 14 cm (11 9/16 x 5 1/2 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Busts and Animals Under Tree of Life
Egypt, Islamic period, Abbasid, 8th - 9th century
1982.272Plain weave and slit-tapestry weave; undyed linen, dyed woolOverall: 19.6 x 20.2 cm (7 11/16 x 7 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.147Tapestry weave (originally inwoven in a tabby ground ?): wool and linenOverall: 12.1 x 12.1 cm (4 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Grape Leaves from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1983.262Weft-faced plain weave with tapestry weave and supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolAverage: 19 x 31.5 cm (7 1/2 x 12 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Grape Leaf from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1983.262.aWeft-faced plain weave with tapestry weave and supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 19 x 31.5 cm (7 1/2 x 12 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1983.262.bWeft-faced plain weave with tapestry weave and supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 19.1 x 29.4 cm (7 1/2 x 11 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Hanging with birds in roundels
Egypt, al-Bahnasa, Tulunid period
1982.302Plain weave with inwoven tapestry weave and supplementary wefts: linen and woolOverall: 17 x 31 cm (6 11/16 x 12 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th period
1914.564Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 39.4 x 30.5 cm (15 1/2 x 12 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0