Requires Photography

Fragment of a border

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


Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 15 cm (3 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

15.690

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Costumes

White woolen with a design of an oval-shaped form, enclosing a tree with branches, woven with brownish violet wool. 15.685- 15.690 are all from one garment.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection