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Undyed linen warps; dark pink, green, blue and neutral yellow silk wefts. Shows part of a roundel containing affronted pairs of quadrupeds and birds flanking a tree. To the right, pair of addorsed birds flanking an oval medallion; below, affronted birds flanking similar medallion differently...

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Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

Egyptian, 10th–11th century

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

20 x 8 cm (7 7/8 x 3 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 9.6 x 18.7 cm

Accession Number

48.1088

Medium or Technique

Linen and Silk; tapestry weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles