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Tapestry fragment

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 9 x 8.3 cm (3 9/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.5899

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Green woolen ground on which is a design of a human figure, two animals, a bird and flowers, woven with light brown, dark blue and red wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection