Requires Photography

Fragment of a border

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 11 x 5 cm (4 5/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.270

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 pinkish red wool; the all-over design of lines and geometric forms is of red and green wool and natural-colored linen, very similar to 96.272 a-b.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection