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Fragment of a border

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


Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 23.5 cm (1 3/8 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

15.652

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Ground of dark green wool with a design of flowers; woven with red, yellow, and light brown wool and natural-colored linen. On each side is a plain red border.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection