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Fragment with a square tapestry panel

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Islamic
8th–10th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 16.5 cm (5 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

22.788

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry, dovetailed

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Yellow wool on which is a square medalliion with a design of small birds, closely arranged woven with dark brown wool and light neutral linen.

Credit Line

Gift of Rt. Rev. Mgr. Arthur T. Connolly