Fragment of a border

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 7.5 x 16 cm (2 15/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.728

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Warp and weft of wool, the design of a running hare and a standing male figure (hunter?) with a raised arm, and part of another standing male figure in the right side of the band, mostly torn, woven with white and green wool on a dark brown ground.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection