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. wefts; 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: 10.2 x 9 cm (4 in. x 3 9/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Medallion (Egypt); warp; s-spun z-twist linen. wefts; s-spun wools; H x W: 10.2 x 9 cm (4 in. x 3 9/16 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-127