Fragment of a Cuff

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Islamic
8th–9th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 26 cm (3 9/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

15.669

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Costumes

White woolen tapestry stained to brown. Into this are woven with white and blue wool, two bands of scrolling ornament. There is a slit on each side at the end of each band.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection