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Fragment

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 14.5 x 8.5 cm (5 11/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.277

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Warp of linen; ground of central band of dark blue wool with design of disconnected flowers and leaves, in red, green and yellow wool, and natural-colored linen; ground of outer stripes of plum-colored wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection