Skip to Content

Hartley Artifacts / Textiles

Showing 7 of 17


Band with abstract floral design

6th - 9th century CE
Early Byzantine Egypt

For full citations see page for object accession number 1951.2.75.a. Comparable works with similar patterns and bold colors which have been CARBON-DATED suggest a later date for this piece. See Evans and Ratliffe, eds., two tunics in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, #112 (660-870 CE) and #113 (660-880 CE), pages 169 to 170. Particularly close in pattern is #105B, pages 164-165, in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, dated 6th to 8th century. De Moor, figures 12 and 13, illustrates two fragments with bold, simple patterns, CARBON-DATED 532-680 CE. - Rebecca Corrie, August 17, 2020

Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keyword
This object has the following keywords:

Additional Images Click an image to view a larger version

Portfolio List Click a portfolio name to view all the objects in that portfolio
This object is a member of the following portfolios:

Your current search criteria is: Portfolio is "Hartley Artifacts / Textiles" and [Objects]Artist is "Early Byzantine Egypt" and [Objects]Country is "Eqypt".

Go to Top