Part of a garment

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


Overall: 13.5 x 15.5 cm (5 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Not On View


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



Ground of red wool; design consists of four diagonal bands forming half lozenges of which one encloses half a medallion; a lozenge enclosing a four-petal rosette is in the center between the four diagonal bands; woven with dark red, dark and light blue, yellow, orange and green wool. Evidently part of the same garment as 11.1445

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection