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Fragment of a shoulder band

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


Dimensions

Overall: 47 x 9.5 cm (18 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

93.373

Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Costumes

Reddish wool ground; on this are leaf-like forms of dark green, filled with candelabra plant motifs; half leaf forms border the frame; woven with yellow, green and brown and red wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection