Fragment of a border

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 7 x 17 cm (2 3/4 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.246

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 natural-colored linen, design of a dog in the center flanked by two lotus-like flowers in profile, of green, red, light brown and yellow wool; probably a sleeve band.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection