Circular woven medallion

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Islamic
7th–8th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height x width: 15.5 x 16 cm (6 1/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

92.2772

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; looped weaving

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Textiles

Warp of linen; medallion of light blue coarse wool of looped weaving, with design of squares of green, red, pink, and brown coarse wool, and natural-colored linen; woven into a piece of coarse natural-colored linen fabric.

Credit Line

Everett Fund