This is a Medallion. It is dated 3rd–4th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is warp; s-spun wool. weft; s-spun linen, s-spun wool 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: 14.2 x 14 cm (5 9/16 x 5 1/2 in. )
Cite this object as
Medallion (Egypt); Previously owned by Stanislas Baron ; warp; s-spun wool. weft; s-spun linen, s-spun wool; H x W: 14.2 x 14 cm (5 9/16 x 5 1/2 in. ); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-56