A Coptic textile tunic
Lot 330
A Coptic linen and wool textile fragmentary child's tunic
Sold for £7,500 (US$ 12,546) inc. premium
Auction Details
A Coptic textile tunic
Lot Details
A Coptic linen and wool textile fragmentary child's tunic
Circa 5th-7th Century A.D.
Decorated in dark brown with two applied medallions of grape-vines over the shoulders, with two vertical bands of grapes in a zig-zag pattern starting from the medallions and running through the whole length of the tunic and two similar bands over the sleeves, 40½in x 19½in (103cm x 49.5cm), mounted on a later linen fabric

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  • Provenance:
    English private collection, acquired in France from the Parisian dealer Jean Roudillon circa 1965-1971.
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