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Roundel (Egypt)

This is a Roundel. It is dated 4th–5th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is warp; s-spun linen. wefts; s-spun linen, s-spun wools 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.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 9.2 x 8.5 cm (3 5/8 x 3 3/8 in. )

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Roundel (Egypt); warp; s-spun linen. wefts; s-spun linen, s-spun wools; H x W: 9.2 x 8.5 cm (3 5/8 x 3 3/8 in. ); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-78

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