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Circular woven medallion

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Warp of linen; medallion of light blue coarse wool of looped weaving, with design of squares of green, red, pink, and brown coarse wool, and natural-colored linen; woven into a piece of coarse natural-colored linen fabric.

Credit Line

Everett Fund

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


Height x width: 15.5 x 16 cm (6 1/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; looped weaving


Textiles and Fashion Arts