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Linen embroidery

Egyptian
8th(?) century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 21.3 x 23.8 cm (8 3/8 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.709

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Mohammedan influence. Natural colored linen. The design of rectangles, octagons and other geometrical forms, is worked with outline stitch in dark blue wool (?).

Provenance

Price $12.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection