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Part of a garment

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


Dimensions

Overall: 67 x 29 cm (26 3/8 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1445

Medium or Technique

wool tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Costumes

The ground is of red wool; the design consists of diagonal bands forming lozenges, each enclosing a candelabra plant motif; the motifs are woven with green, red, yellow, brown and light blue wool. The design shows Byzantine influence. Evidently from the same garment as 11.1416.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection