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Medium: Tapestry; linen and wool (207)
Roundel, Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid 7th - mid 8th century
1941.293CCCC0
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
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1969.38CCCC0
Nereid (Sea-Nymph) from a Hanging
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 4th - 5th century
1953.18CCCC0
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
Roundel from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1946.412CCCC0
Fragment, an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1929.98CCCC0
Pillow cover with Arabic inscription
Egypt, al-Bahnasa
1959.48CCCC0
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1982.80CCCC0
Fragment of a Segmentum: Achilles
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), mid-7th to mid-8th century
1983.135CCCC0
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 Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th century
1916.2061CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th century
1983.123CCCC0
Fragment of a Border
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.138CCCC0
Square Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.87CCCC0
Square Segmentum with Combat Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - early 7th century
1982.380CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.89CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-7th century
1946.413CCCC0
Fragment from a Hanging
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.137CCCC0
Fragment, Ornamental Neck Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, second half of the 7th century
1916.2060CCCC0
Square Segmentum
Egypt, Byzantine period (?), 5th century
1982.91CCCC0
Bluebonnets
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2010.185©
Neck Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1982.81CCCC0
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
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1950.615CCCC0
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
Tapestry with Birds and Greek Letters
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.127CCCC0
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
Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad to Abbasid periods, 8th - 10th century
1982.75CCCC0
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
Looped Roundel from a Blanket or Cover
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1926.141CCCC0
Sleeve Bands and Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.94CCCC0
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
Fragments from a Child's Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152CCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.151CCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 5th century
1982.74CCCC0
Fragments from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th century
1983.143CCCC0
Fragment with Satyr and Maenad
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th century
1975.6CCCC0
Fragment of a Tiraz-Style Textile
Egypt, Fatimid period, Caliphate of al-Amir or al-Hafiz, AH 495-544
1919.30CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period(?), 8th - 9th century
1982.86CCCC0
Neckband and Clavus from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.96CCCC0
Fragment from a Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad period ?, 8th - 9th century
1983.146CCCC0
Three Figures from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1926.158.aCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, 8th - 9th century
1982.85CCCC0
Fragment of a Segmentum with Palmette Tree, Lions and Birds
Egypt, Islamic period, 8th - 9th century
1983.150CCCC0
Fragment of a Roundel
Egypt, 7th - 9th century
1983.267CCCC0
Fragment of an Ornament
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1983.131CCCC0
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-6th century
1983.142CCCC0
Fragmentary Band, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1950.513CCCC0
Fragment with Two Roundels and a Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th-8th century
1982.92CCCC0
Pendant of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1914.550CCCC0
Pair of Segmenta
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278CCCC0
Pair of Segmenta
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278.aCCCC0
Pair of Segmenta
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278.bCCCC0
Band with Flora and Fauna Motifs
Egypt, 6th - 7th century
1983.268CCCC0
Spade-shaped Terminus of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.255CCCC0
Fragment of the Corner of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.246CCCC0
Fragment with Running Figure
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.257CCCC0
Fragmentary Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1926.156CCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.279CCCC0
Square Segmentum with Two Birds
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.379CCCC0
Two Fragments from a Curtain: Dolphins
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
1982.82CCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, late Abbasid period, first half of the 9th century
1926.151CCCC0
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1983.141CCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, first half of the 7th century
1919.24CCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, late Abbasid period, first half of 9th century
1914.548CCCC0
White On White
Moik Schiele (Swiss, 1938-1993)
1996.190©
Fragment, Probably a Border from the Hem of a Tunic
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th Century
1943.94CCCC0
Sleeve Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th century
1926.161CCCC0
Fragmentary Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, late Umayyad to early Abbasid period, 8th century
1950.519CCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1914.551CCCC0
Fragment, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1946.411CCCC0
Tapestry with beheaded bird
Egypt, al-Bahnasa, Tulunid period
1982.265CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Roundel, Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid 7th - mid 8th century
1941.293Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 7.7 x 7.4 cm (3 1/16 x 2 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Month of May: Scene of May Day Festival
Gobelins (French)
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
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
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1969.38Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 23.5 x 20.4 cm (9 1/4 x 8 1/16 in.)The A. W. Ellenberger, Sr., Endowment FundCCCC0
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
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
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
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
Fragment, an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1929.98Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 14 x 51.1 cm (5 1/2 x 20 1/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
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
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
Fragment of a Segmentum: Achilles
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), mid-7th to mid-8th century
1983.135Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 12 x 9.6 cm (4 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade 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
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
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 Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th century
1916.2061Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 6.4 x 39.1 cm (2 1/2 x 15 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th century
1983.123Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 4.5 x 27.2 cm (1 3/4 x 10 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Border
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.138Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 20.5 x 21.2 cm (8 1/16 x 8 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Square Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.87Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 21 x 20.8 cm (8 1/4 x 8 3/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Square Segmentum with Combat Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - early 7th century
1982.380Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 19.3 x 19.3 cm (7 5/8 x 7 5/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.89Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 3.5 x 45.7 cm (1 3/8 x 18 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 from a Hanging
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.137Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 23.2 x 21.7 cm (9 1/8 x 8 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, Ornamental Neck Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, second half of the 7th century
1916.2060Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 17.2 x 28.6 cm (6 3/4 x 11 1/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Square Segmentum
Egypt, Byzantine period (?), 5th century
1982.91Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 21.6 x 20.6 cm (8 1/2 x 8 1/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings 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©
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
Fragment of a Tiraz-Style Textile
Egypt, Fatimid period, Caliphate of al-Amir or al-Hafiz, AH 495-544
1919.30Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 48.5 x 23.5 cm (19 1/8 x 9 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period(?), 8th - 9th century
1982.86Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 16.3 x 33.7 cm (6 7/16 x 13 1/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings 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
Fragment from a Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad period ?, 8th - 9th century
1983.146Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); wool and linenOverall: 13 x 11.6 cm (5 1/8 x 4 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, 8th - 9th century
1982.85Tapestry inwoven in tabby ground; linen and woolOverall: 4.6 x 20.7 cm (1 13/16 x 8 1/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Segmentum with Palmette Tree, Lions and Birds
Egypt, Islamic period, 8th - 9th century
1983.150Tapestry applied to tabby cloth; linen and woolOverall: 15.5 x 16.5 cm (6 1/8 x 6 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Roundel
Egypt, 7th - 9th century
1983.267Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 8.2 x 14.2 cm (3 1/4 x 5 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade 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
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-6th century
1983.142Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground, applied to plain tabby linen); linen and woolOverall: 7 x 6 cm (2 3/4 x 2 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Two Fragments with Indistinguishable Design
Egypt ?
1983.251Tapestry; linen and woolAverage: 18 x 7 cm (7 1/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Two Fragments with Indistinguishable Design
Egypt ?
1983.251.aTapestry; linen and woolOverall: 18 x 7 cm (7 1/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Two Fragments with Indistinguishable Design
Egypt ?
1983.251.bTapestry; linen and woolOverall: 12.5 x 8.5 cm (4 15/16 x 3 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Fragment of a Sleeve Band with Floating Erotes
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.378Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 6.1 x 22.5 cm (2 3/8 x 8 7/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragmentary Band, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1950.513Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 9 x 78.1 cm (3 9/16 x 30 3/4 in.)John L. Severance 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
Pendant of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1914.550Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 7.7 x 6.1 cm (3 1/16 x 2 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus with Man on Horseback
Egypt, 8th century
1982.374Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 11.5 x 10 cm (4 1/2 x 3 15/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Pair of Segmenta
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278Tapestry; linen and woolAverage: 23.1 x 23.5 cm (9 1/8 x 9 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pair of Segmenta
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278.aTapestry; linen and woolOverall: 23.1 x 23.5 cm (9 1/8 x 9 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pair of Segmenta
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278.bTapestry; linen and woolOverall: 22 x 25.5 cm (8 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Band with Flora and Fauna Motifs
Egypt, 6th - 7th century
1983.268Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 9.5 x 11.7 cm (3 3/4 x 4 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Spade-shaped Terminus of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.255Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 6.8 x 11.5 cm (2 11/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of the Corner of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.246Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 17.2 x 9.1 cm (6 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with Running Figure
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.257Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 9.8 x 8.5 cm (3 7/8 x 3 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragmentary Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1926.156Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 16.9 x 13.1 cm (6 5/8 x 5 3/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.279Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 23 x 23 cm (9 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Square Segmentum with Two Birds
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.379Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 10 x 10 cm (3 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Two Fragments from a Curtain: Dolphins
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
1982.82Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); wool, linen and gold filéOverall: 26.2 x 11 cm (10 5/16 x 4 5/16 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
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1983.141Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground, applied to plain tabby linen); linen and woolAverage: 10 x 12.7 cm (3 15/16 x 5 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
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
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©
Fragment, Probably a Border from the Hem of a Tunic
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th Century
1943.94Tapestry; wool and linenOverall: 14.6 x 38.5 cm (5 3/4 x 15 3/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Homer H. JohnsonCCCC0
Sleeve Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th century
1926.161Tapestry; wool and linenOverall: 12.1 x 34 cm (4 3/4 x 13 3/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
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
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1914.551Tapestry; wool and linenOverall: 11.2 x 11.5 cm (4 7/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1946.411Tapestry; wool and linenOverall: 8.3 x 18.5 cm (3 1/4 x 7 5/16 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
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