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Pink ground, the design of circles enclosing mounted horsemen,face to face, is woven with white, light green,dark blue, and pink silk. One piece is sewed to a piece of yellow silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Found in Egypt, 11th century

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Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: a - .335 x .315 b - .28 x .24

Accession Number

96.354a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles