Requires Photography

Fragment of a border

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


Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 2.5 cm (8 1/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

96.306

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 red wool; the design of a line of connected oval forms is of dark blue, green and yellow wool, and natural-colored linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection