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Fragment of band

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


Dimensions

Overall: 10.8 x 15.8 cm (4 1/4 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.5869

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; design of a green and yellow lobed medallion, two diagonal bands and half medallions that border the frame; design woven with green, orange, red, yellow , blue and brown wool, with outlines in natural-colored linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection