Fragment

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


Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 15 cm (2 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

22.22

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

A band woven of wool on a linen warp; the design consists of red circles enclosing crosses and a rosette, and a cream colored linen disc on which is a blue and red bird.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection