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Fragment of a narrow band

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


Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 14 cm (2 9/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

22.18

Medium or Technique

Wool

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven of dark blue wool. On it is the figure of a horse and a conventionalized tree design woven with light brown, pink and green wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection