Linen and silk fragment

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


Dimensions

Overall: 20.5 x 26 cm (8 1/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

90.247

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment. Fine brownish linen in cloth weave. Design of narrow blue silk stripes in warp and weft, forming rectangles. (22 warps to a cm.) Holes. Stained.

Credit Line

Source unidentified