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Silk fragment

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 18.5 x 17.1 cm (7 5/16 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.5906

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Dark brown warp and light brown weft; consists of two pieces sewn together; design inludes linear heart-shaped and tree motifs; most of the design is indistinct; several holes.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection