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Sleeve bands

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 12.5 x 29.5 cm (4 15/16 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.303

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Costumes

Warp of linen; ground of red wool; design of dark brown wool consists of connected lozenge motifs, each enclosing a cross. The ground is woven with red wool; same design and general color as 96.304. Design shows Byzantine influence.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection