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Fragment

Egyptian
11th–12th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 2 9/16 x 7 1/2 in. (6.5 x 19 cm)

Accession Number

30.705

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidered

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: coarse linen. Design: band of ornamental Kufic letters worked in blue linen. This looks like weaving, and may be weaving and not needlework.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund