Fragment of the neck of a garment

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Islamic
8th–10th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height x width: 13.2 x 12 cm (5 3/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15.741

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry, dovetailed, eccentric weft

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Costumes

The ground is of white wool; the design of four male figures, animals, and trees, is of brown wool. Each of the figures raises his right hand.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection