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Fragment of a border

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 3.5 x 23.5 cm (1 3/8 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

15.380

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Dark blue woolen ground on which are disconnected spade-like forms of red wool. Probably a fragment of a shoulder band.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection