Requires Photography

Fragment

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


Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 11 cm (2 3/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.5844

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 linen; design of candelabra tree motifs, leaves and medallions enclosing rosettes and candelabra trees; surrounded by small disconnected discs, woven with red, green, and yellow wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection