Persian or Egyptian
8th century A.D.
Object Place: Iran, Iraq, or eastern Mediterranean
21 x 64.5 cm (8 1/4 x 25 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wool and cotton; tapestry weave
Not On View
Tapestry band with a design of five adjacent rectangular areas with an ibex inside each of the three areas and an oval-shaped plant flanked surrounded by four birds is inside the other two between the areas enclosing the ibexes.
Arthur Mason Knapp Fund