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Resist-Dyed Hanging with Biblical Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 1st half of 6th century
1951.400CCCC0
Icon of the Virgin and Child
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1967.144CCCC0
Curtain Fragment with Galloping Horse
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.27CCCC0
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
Fragment with Satyr and Maenad
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th century
1975.6CCCC0
Decorations and Sleeve from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic Umayyad or Abbasid period, 8th century
1982.107CCCC0
Clavi (Decorative Band)
Egypt, Islamic Umayyad or Abbasid period, 8th century
1982.107.aCCCC0
Clavi (Decorative Band)
Egypt, Islamic Umayyad or Abbasid period, 8th century
1982.107.bCCCC0
Sleeve from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic Umayyad or Abbasid period, 8th century
1982.107.cCCCC0
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
Two Figures Framed by a Jeweled Border
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
1979.58CCCC0
Curtain Panel with Scenes of Merrymaking
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th Century
2000.5CCCC0
Border of Heads and Palmettes from a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1960.273CCCC0
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1982.80CCCC0
Hanging with Christian Images
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.73CCCC0
Fragment, an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1929.98CCCC0
Silk Decorative Tunic Band with a Hunter
Egypt or Syria, Islamic period, late Umayyad or Abbasid, 8th century
1939.505CCCC0
Curtain Fragment with Panthers
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, late 6th century
1980.31CCCC0
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 and Apotropaic Interlacing Knots
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1983.140.cCCCC0
Fragment of a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1961.201CCCC0
Alexander the Great on Horseback
Egypt, Islamic Umayyad or Abbasid period, 8th century
1959.123CCCC0
Neck Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1982.81CCCC0
Silk Fragments with Palmette Blossoms
Egypt or Syria, Islamic period, late Umayyad-or Abbasid, 8th century
1951.91CCCC0
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
Fragments, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155CCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155.aCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155.cCCCC0
Fragment of a Band
Egypt, Umayyad or Abbasid period, 7th - 9th century
1982.88CCCC0
Fragment of a Segmentum: Achilles
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), mid-7th to mid-8th century
1983.135CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.143CCCC0
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
Neck and Shoulder Decoration from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 5th - 6th century
1926.148CCCC0
Rare Silk Tunic Fragment with Ornamental Sleeve Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.77CCCC0
Looped Roundel from a Blanket or Cover
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1926.141CCCC0
Tiraz with animated band
Egypt, Abbasid period
1982.90CCCC0
Fragment of a Band or Border
Egypt, Umayyad or Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.110CCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1950.615CCCC0
Lower Section of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1993.177CCCC0
Square Segmentum with Combat Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - early 7th century
1982.380CCCC0
Two Fragments from a Curtain: Dolphins
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
1982.82CCCC0
Ornamental Shoulder Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, first half of the 7th century
1919.24CCCC0
Palmettes and Birds from a Tunic or Curtain
Egypt or Syria, Byzantine or Islamic periods, 6th-7th Century
1951.535CCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Clavus
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.93CCCC0
Fragment of an Ornament
Egypt, Byzantine period, 8th - 9th century
1983.132CCCC0
Busts and Animals Under Tree of Life
Egypt, Islamic period, Abbasid, 8th - 9th century
1982.272CCCC0
Four Fragments from a Hanging: Athena Partheneon
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.136CCCC0
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
Square Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.87CCCC0
Segmentum with Musicians
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), mid-7th to 9th century
1983.124CCCC0
Fragment from a Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad period ?, 8th - 9th century
1983.146CCCC0
Tiraz with foliate band
Egypt, Umayyad or Abbasid period
1982.95CCCC0
Fragment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 7th century
1983.130CCCC0
Round Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 5th century
1982.105CCCC0
Round Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 5th century
1982.106CCCC0
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1983.141CCCC0
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1983.141.aCCCC0
Fragments from a Child's Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152CCCC0
Two Confronted Animals from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic period, Abbasid, 8th - 9th century
1983.256CCCC0
Square Segmentum
Egypt, Byzantine period (?), 5th century
1982.91CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period(?), 8th - 9th century
1982.86CCCC0
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-6th century
1983.142CCCC0
Hunters on Horseback
Egypt, Islamic Abbasid period, late 8th to 9th century
1982.102CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th century
1983.123CCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 5th century
1982.74CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.89CCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 8th - 9th century
1983.125CCCC0
Ornament with Symbolic Interlacing Knots
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th period
1919.21CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, 8th - 9th century
1982.85CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1914.528CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.546CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1919.18CCCC0
Fragment of the Border of a Large Panel
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 5th century
1926.160CCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.279CCCC0
Square Segmentum with Two Birds
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.379CCCC0
Fragment, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1946.411CCCC0
Tunic or Shawl Ornament
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1982.274CCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.547CCCC0
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
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.147CCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.146CCCC0
Ornamental Square
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.566CCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid-7th to mid-8th century
1982.298.bCCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid-7th to mid-8th century
1982.298.cCCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Resist-Dyed Hanging with Biblical Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 1st half of 6th century
1951.400Resist-dyed linen; plain weaveOverall: 104.1 x 97.8 cm (41 x 38 1/2 in.); Mounted: 111.1 x 114.3 x 2.5 cm (43 3/4 x 45 x 1 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Icon of the Virgin and Child
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1967.144Slit-and dovetailed-tapestry weave; woolOverall: 178.7 x 110.5 cm (70 3/8 x 43 1/2 in.); Mounted: 197.4 x 128.2 x 6.4 cm (77 11/16 x 50 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Curtain Fragment with Galloping Horse
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.27Plain weave (tabby) with inwoven slit-tapestry weave; woolOverall: 41.9 x 30.5 cm (16 1/2 x 12 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade 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
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
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
Decorations and Sleeve from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic Umayyad or Abbasid period, 8th century
1982.107Wool; plain weave with slit-tapestry weaveAverage: 81 x 20.3 cm (31 7/8 x 8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Clavi (Decorative Band)
Egypt, Islamic Umayyad or Abbasid period, 8th century
1982.107.aWool; plain weave with slit-tapestry weaveOverall: 81 x 20.3 cm (31 7/8 x 8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Clavi (Decorative Band)
Egypt, Islamic Umayyad or Abbasid period, 8th century
1982.107.bWool; plain weave with slit-tapestry weaveOverall: 80.6 x 19.9 cm (31 3/4 x 7 13/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Sleeve from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic Umayyad or Abbasid period, 8th century
1982.107.cWool; plain weave with slit-tapestry weaveOverall: 31.7 x 34.2 cm (12 1/2 x 13 7/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings 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
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
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
Border of Heads and Palmettes from a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1960.273Dyed wool, undyed linen; slit-tapestry weaveOverall: 76.2 x 22.3 cm (30 x 8 3/4 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
Hanging with Christian Images
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.73Plain weave (tabby) with inwoven tapestry weave; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 110.5 x 76.8 cm (43 1/2 x 30 1/4 in.); Mounted: 120.9 x 87 x 3.9 cm (47 5/8 x 34 1/4 x 1 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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
Silk Decorative Tunic Band with a Hunter
Egypt or Syria, Islamic period, late Umayyad or Abbasid, 8th century
1939.505Complementary weft-faced twill with inner warps (samit); silkOverall: 27 x 6.4 cm (10 5/8 x 2 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Curtain Fragment with Panthers
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, late 6th century
1980.31Slit-tapestry weave; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 76.2 x 54.6 cm (30 x 21 1/2 in.); Mounted: 87.6 x 66 x 2.5 cm (34 1/2 x 26 x 1 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 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 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
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
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
Silk Fragments with Palmette Blossoms
Egypt or Syria, Islamic period, late Umayyad-or Abbasid, 8th century
1951.91Complementary weft-faced twill with inner warps (samit); silkOverall: 22.5 x 29 cm (8 7/8 x 11 7/16 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
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
Fragments, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155Tapestry (probably originally inwoven in tabby ground); woolOverall: 21.3 x 20.4 cm (8 3/8 x 8 1/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155.aTapestry (probably originally inwoven in tabby ground); woolOverall: 21.3 x 20.4 cm (8 3/8 x 8 1/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th-early 7th century
1926.155.cTapestry (probably originally inwoven in tabby ground); woolOverall: 2.5 x 11 cm (1 x 4 5/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment of a Band
Egypt, Umayyad or Abbasid period, 7th - 9th century
1982.88Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 20 x 35.5 cm (7 7/8 x 14 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
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.143Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 39.7 x 93 cm (15 5/8 x 36 5/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Roundel Fragment: Speckled-Breasted Bird
Egypt ?, 8th century
1982.108Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 14.5 x 15.7 cm (5 11/16 x 6 3/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings 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
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
Rare Silk Tunic Fragment with Ornamental Sleeve Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.77Plain weave: silk; tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen, dyed wool, silkOverall: 6.4 x 26.8 cm (2 1/2 x 10 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
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 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, 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
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
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
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
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
Palmettes and Birds from a Tunic or Curtain
Egypt or Syria, Byzantine or Islamic periods, 6th-7th Century
1951.535Complementary weft-faced plain weave with inner warps (samit); silkOverall: 31.2 x 14 cm (12 5/16 x 5 1/2 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
Fragment of an Ornament
Egypt, Byzantine period, 8th - 9th century
1983.132Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 12 x 10.3 cm (4 3/4 x 4 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade 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
Four Fragments from a Hanging: Athena Partheneon
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.136Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 26 x 42.5 cm (10 1/4 x 16 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade 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
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
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 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
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
Egypt, Byzantine period, 7th century
1983.130Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 11 x 12 cm (4 5/16 x 4 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Round Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 5th century
1982.105Tapestry (probably inwoven in tabby ground); wool, linen, and gold foil around silk coreOverall: 4 x 4.5 cm (1 9/16 x 1 3/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Round Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 5th century
1982.106Tapestry (probably inwoven in tabby ground); wool, linen, and gold foil around silk coreOverall: 4.5 x 4.7 cm (1 3/4 x 1 7/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
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
Fragments from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1983.141.aTapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground, applied to plain tabby linen); linen and woolOverall: 10 x 12.7 cm (3 15/16 x 5 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade 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
Two Confronted Animals from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic period, Abbasid, 8th - 9th century
1983.256Plain weave with slit-tapestry weave, applied; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 13 x 18.5 cm (5 1/8 x 7 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
Ornament with Symbolic Interlacing Knots
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th period
1919.21Tapestry weave with supplementary weftwrapping; undyed linen, dyed woolOverall: 26.1 x 25.1 cm (10 1/4 x 9 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
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, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1914.528Tabby with inwoven tapestry ornament, wool and linen on linen groundOverall: 8.9 x 18.8 cm (3 1/2 x 7 3/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.546Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 9 x 13.1 cm (3 9/16 x 5 3/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
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 of the Border of a Large Panel
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 5th century
1926.160Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 19.1 x 28.9 cm (7 1/2 x 11 3/8 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
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
Tunic or Shawl Ornament
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1982.274Dyed wool, undyed linen; plain weave, slit-tapestry weaveOverall: 24.5 x 22.9 cm (9 5/8 x 9 in.); Mounted: 32.1 x 29.5 x 2.5 cm (12 5/8 x 11 5/8 x 1 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.547Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 8 x 9.9 cm (3 1/8 x 3 7/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
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
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
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.146Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 13.4 x 23.9 cm (5 1/4 x 9 7/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Ornamental Square
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.566Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 10.2 x 12.1 cm (4 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid-7th to mid-8th century
1982.298.bTapestry weave: woolOverall: 11.2 x 8.8 cm (4 7/16 x 3 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid-7th to mid-8th century
1982.298.cTapestry weave: woolOverall: 12 x 10 cm (4 3/4 x 3 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0