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Four tapestry fragments of a garment

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Warp of yellow wool; ground of yellow wool. Design in the bands is of blue wool with a touch of violet wool inside the sem-circular area. Much stained. 08.381a: The design in the two shoulder bands consists of medallions, of which three enclose single trees flanked by two animals, one encloses...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic, 8th-9th century A.D.


Overall (a): 44 x 68 cm (17 5/16 x 26 3/4 in.) Overall (b): 13.5 x 40 cm (5 5/16 x 15 3/4 in.) Overall (c): 12.5 x 21.5 cm (4 15/16 x 8 7/16 in.) Overall (d): 6 x 17 cm (2 3/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts