Coptic tapestry by Unknown Artist

Tapestry woven in wool but only the threads remain.

Details

Medium:
Linen woven with wool
Dimensions:
76 x 46 cm
Art Fund grant:
£120 ( Total: £120)
Acquired in:
1942
Vendor:
Leigh Ashton

The scene is the meeting of SS Ptolemy and Pahnutius.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

Entry details

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