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Square (Segmentum)


Byzantine
7th century - 10th century
27.4 cm x 22.8 cm (10 13/16 in. x 9 in.)
wool and linen
BZ.1953.2.66

Not on view


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Bibliography
D. Thompson. "Catalogue of the Textiles in the Dumbarton Oaks Collection." Washington, D.C., 1976, fig. 155

T. K. Thomas,
Designing Identity: the Power of Textiles in Late Antiquity, exhibition catalogue, New York: Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, February 25th-May 22nd, 2016, (New York, 2016), 60, 146, no. 30, fig., 1-2.7.



Exhibition History
See Provenance.


Acquisition History
Collection of Mrs. William Henry Crocker (Ethel Willard Sperry Crocker, 1861–1934), San Francisco, CA.

By descent to her four children, Ethel Mary Cocker De Limur (1891-1964), William W. Crocker (1893-1964), Helen Crocker Russell (1897-1966), and Charles Wynn Crocker (1904-1961), 1934.

On loan to the San Francisco Museum of Art until 1953, when the collection was shipped to Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D.C.

Gift of William W. Crocker, Helen Crocker Russell, Ethel Mary de Limur, and Charles Crocker in memory of their mother, Mrs. William H. Crocker, 1955.

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Byzantine Collection, Washington, D.C.