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Tapestry medallion

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


Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 7 cm (3 3/8 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15.400

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Ground of red woolen with a roundel in which is an animal and a man, woven with yellow, green and blue wool and natural-colored linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection