This is a Medallion. It is dated 5th–8th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is warp; s-spun, z-twist linen. weft; s-spun linen, s-spun wools and its technique is slit tapestry with supplementary weft wrapping. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
John Pierpont Morgan.
It is credited
Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 14.6 x 17.9 cm (5 3/4 x 7 1/16 in. )
Cite this object as
Medallion (Egypt); warp; s-spun, z-twist linen. weft; s-spun linen, s-spun wools; H x W: 14.6 x 17.9 cm (5 3/4 x 7 1/16 in. ); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-125