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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1924.113
Title
Band with Interlace
Classification
Textile Arts
Work Type
textile
Date
3rd-5th century CE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Africa
Period
Byzantine period, Early
Culture
Byzantine
Location
Level 3, Room 3610, University Teaching Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Wool on undyed linen
Dimensions
3.49 x 5.75 cm (1 3/8 x 2 1/4 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Dr. Denman W. Ross
Accession Year
1924
Object Number
1924.113
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Interlace pattern created in flying shuttle technique on top of purple tapestry woven ground.
Exhibition History

Early Christian Africa: Arts of Transformation, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 08/31/2019 - 01/05/2020

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