Fragment of a band

Egyptian (Islamic)
Tulunid (?)
868–905 A.D. (?)


Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 16 cm (3 3/4 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

32.114

Medium or Technique

Wool, Tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Warp: neutral green wool. Design: part of a scrolled floral motif; woven with blue, green, red, pink, and neutral yellow wool on a cream wool background; a fragment of a plain blue border frames the band. Worn and torn.

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund