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Tapestry

Egyptian (Coptic)
Early Islamic
7th-8th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 30.5 x 5 cm (12 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.1137

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Dark red woolen ground; on this are scrolled branches which form ogees from which stem three-lobed and arrow-shaped leaves; on both sides of the branches are half circles and triangles enclosing similar leaves

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection