Fragment of a shoulder band

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


Dimensions

Overall: 8.7 x 18.5 cm (3 7/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.125

Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Costumes

Warp of wool; ground of red wool; ground of band of yellow wool. The design of birds etc. of rather formless construction is of dark blue, dark and light green and red wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection