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Tapestry band

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Islamic
7th–8th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 19 cm (3 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

15.740

Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

White woolen into which are woven red and white bands. The white bands are detailed with red, blue, green, yellow and tan-colored spots of which some show a rectangular and square designs. Probably a sleeve band.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection