A Coptic textile panel with embroidered strip, Egypt, c. 5th - 6th Century AD. Made from wool, this fragment contains a long strip containing rectangular panels with geometric devices, a tongue on the end. 18 in x 10 ½ in (45.8 x 26.6 cm). Ex Hamdy Sakr collection; previously in the private collection of Alex Anckonie III, acquired during his time in the Navy in the 1960's - 1970's.
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