This is a Medallion. It is dated 4th–5th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is warp; s-spun linen. weft; s-spun linen, s-spun wools and its technique is slit tapestry woven 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: 27.9 x 27.9 cm (11 x 11 in.)
Cite this object as
Medallion (Egypt); Previously owned by Stanislas Baron ; warp; s-spun linen. weft; s-spun linen, s-spun wools; H x W: 27.9 x 27.9 cm (11 x 11 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-35