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Tapestry

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


Dimensions

Height x width: 8.1 x 12.1 cm (3 3/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15.366

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Not On View

Collections

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

Classifications

Textiles

Natural colored linen, into which is woven a heart-shaped leaf; a plant motif with symmetrical branches and a floral motif at the top is in the center of the leaf; woven with red, light green and yellow wool and white linen. Like 15.418

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection