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Fragment

This is a Fragment. It is dated 4th–5th century and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is s-spun undyed linen warp, s-spun undyed wool and s-spun black wool weft and its technique is slit and dovetail tapestry weave with soumak and embroidered details. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Kirkor Minassian. It is credited Gift of Kirkor Minassian.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 47 × 40 cm (18 1/2 × 15 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Fragment; s-spun undyed linen warp, s-spun undyed wool and s-spun black wool weft; H x W: 47 × 40 cm (18 1/2 × 15 3/4 in.); Gift of Kirkor Minassian; 1921-29-4

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