7th-9th century A.D.
Object Place: Egypt
Height x width: 11.5 x 15.5 cm (4 1/2 x 6 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool plain weave, brocaded
Not On View
Fragment. Undyed linen tabby weave, brocaded with white, red, pink, orange, green and blue wools. Pattern shows a band of triangular petals or leaves bordered by narrow stripes. Wools rotted out near ends. Design similar to 55.1096.
Gift of Horace L. Mayer