7th-9th century A.D.
Object Place: Egypt
Height x width: 11 x 13.5 cm (4 5/16 x 5 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool plain weave, brocaded
Not On View
Fragment. Undyed linen tabby weave, brocaded with red, pink, orange, green and blue wools. Pattern, preserved only at one end, shows a band of triangular petals or leaves bordered by narrow stripes. Design similar to 55.1097. Holes in ground.
Gift of Horace L. Mayer