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Tapestry band

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


Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 34 cm (1 15/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

10.152

Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Ground of dark blue wool with a design of tree motifs and a rectangular area with a human form (?); the border encloses small rectangular motifs with pointed ends on both sides; woven with light brown, red, pink, blue and green wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection