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Fragment of tapestry

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Islamic (?)
7th–8th century A.D. (?)


Object Place: Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 12.4 x 10.2 cm (4 7/8 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

55.1099

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment. Ragged dark brown wool and undyed linen fragment, with no pattern, applied to an orange-buff wool tabby-woven ground.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer