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Cuff

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Islamic
7th–9th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height x width: 14.5 x 27.5 cm (5 11/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.383

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Costumes

Warp of yellow wool; design of a pair of figures and a row of three animals (?) on each side of a circular medallion in the center of the band. Each of the figures raises the right arm (dancer ); woven in red, green, blue, yellow and brown wool and natural colored linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection