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Tapestry fragment

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 8.5 x 3.5 cm (3 3/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.5886

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Warp, linen; ground of green wool, with design of natural colored linen. Design shows a heart-shaped leaf.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection