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Red woolen ground, into which is woven with white linen a design of two human figures (probably women) with outstretched arms (?) separated by a candelabra-like tree motif. Like 15.456 and 15.457

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 9.5 cm (3 15/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15.455

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles