There is one other image of this object. This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

See more objects with the tag figures, animals, bands, clothing, lozenge, roundels.

See more objects with the color saddlebrown darkslategrey darkkhaki lightgrey dimgrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1902

  • We acquired this object.

2007

2013

2020

  • You found it!

Band From A Garment Or Hanging (Egypt), 6th–7th century

This is a Band from a garment or hanging. It is dated 6th–7th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is wool and its technique is slit tapestry with supplementary weft wrapping. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by John Pierpont Morgan. It is credited Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.

Our curators have highlighted 5 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

Its dimensions are

H x W: 40 x 26 cm (15 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Band From A Garment Or Hanging (Egypt), 6th–7th century; Previously owned by Stanislas Baron ; wool; H x W: 40 x 26 cm (15 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-32

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18130681/ |title=Band From A Garment Or Hanging (Egypt), 6th–7th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=28 November 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>