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Fragment

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


Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 10 cm (2 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.290

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 wool; design in red, green, dark blue and yellow wool, and natural-colored linen. Design shows a border of an interlaced ribbon and an indistinct motif. Design shows Byzantine influence.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection