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Fragment

Country of Origin Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Country of Origin Egypt

Fragment with an Interlace Medalion Bordered by Vine Leaves

The design on this large roundel is referred to as the knot of Solomon, a motif formed by looped bands that interlace to form a cross. These knots were believed to have apotropaic (from the Greek apotropaios, m... more

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Roundel

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Button or Bead or Spindle Whorl

The dot-in-circle motif recalls designs presumed to be of magical significance, most likely an abstract eye to ward off the evil-eye, which serves an apotropaic function. Easily reproduced with a tool and visi... more

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Cross

Attributed to Egypt

Band

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Square

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Stele

Funerary stelae from the Byzantine period in Egypt are thought to have been produced in quantity, then modified for individual use. Inscriptions were often added to identify the deceased. Found Egypt, Aswan (Assouan)

Ring

Found Egypt, Maghagha

Band

Attributed to Egypt

Square

Attributed to Egypt

Casket

From Egypt

Fragment of a Tunic

Attributed to Egypt

Head of a Figure

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt, Oxyrhynchus

Fragment of a Tunic

Attributed to Egypt

Roundel

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Band

Attributed to Egypt

Earring

Found Egypt, Maghagha

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Country of Origin Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Country of Origin Egypt

Fragment with an Interlace Medallion and Bands

Two bands with a scroll of heart-shaped leaves and two birds are paired with a large roundel. The medallion encloses a beautiful interlace within an eight-pointed star. Crosses circumscribed by circles fill the... more

Ring

Found Egypt

Pendant or Jar-Top

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Cross

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Panel

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment of Shoulder Band

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Button or Spindle Whorl

The dot-in-circle motif recalls designs presumed to be of magical significance, most likely an abstract eye to ward off the evil-eye, which serves an apotropaic function. Easily reproduced with a tool and visi... more

Comb

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment of a Sleeve

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment of a Cover or Blanket with Interlace Roundel and Stripes

This fragment has three ornamental inserts--a roundel containing a complex interlace pattern and two narrow horizontal bands. Surviving fringe and selvage indicate that the fragment formed the end corner of a ... more

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Bracelet

Attributed to Egypt, Qarara

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment of a Tunic

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Country of Origin Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Roundel

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Spool

From Egypt

Fragment

Country of Origin Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Square

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Roundel

Attributed to Egypt

Bead

Attributed to Egypt

Square

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment of a Sleeve

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Beads

Attributed to Egypt

Figure

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Spoon

From Egypt

Fragment

Country of Origin Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Made in Egypt

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Fragment

Country of Origin Egypt

Fragment of a Shoulder Band

Attributed to Egypt