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Linen with silk embroidery

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Byzantine or Early Islamic
6th-8th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 x 23 cm (6 7/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.708

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Natural colored linen on which is embroidered with red silk, a powder of heart-shaped forms.

Provenance

Price $8.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection