Coptic Textile with Running Animals

Culture: Egyptian
Period: 5th-7th century A.D.
Material: Linen, wool
Dimensions: 12 cm x 13.5 cm; 32 cm x 32 cm (dimensions of the frame)
Price: Sold
Ref: 1121
Provenance: German private collection, acquired prior to 1970.
Condition: A small missing part on the right, otherwise of dynamic expression. Framed behind glass.
Description: Almost square linen and wool fragment depicting in two registers in total four animals running to the right. In the upper part are possibly dogs, in the lower part possibly lions. Framed.