Tunic [Probably from Panopolis (Ahkmim), Egypt] (26.9.8) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art black and white tunic for Hans
More than 75 textile fragments make up Rietz Coptic Textile collection in the Department of Anthropology at the California Academy of Sciences. All of the Coptic textiles in the Rietz collection are combinations of linen and wool or are only wool, except one textile made of silk. There is a group of nine textiles reputed to be from the ancient city Antinoopolis, (Shaikh Abada or El Sheik Abara), which had been a significant weaving center in the Coptic period.
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Tunics were typically made of undyed linen with decorative patterns worked in colored wool threads. The medallions and ornamented bands, called clavi, were decorated with images from nature, the classical world, or Christian themes. Here Dionysos, the Greek god of wine, is depicted in the underwater realm of fishtailed Nereus and his daughters.