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Material: closely woven linen. Design: conventionalized ornament in form of shield, reserved in light neutral, detailed in light blue, on a dark blue ground. Technique appears to be that of batik. Ragged.

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

Indian (found in Egypt), 13th–15th century

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 14.5cm (4 3/4 x 5 11/16in.)

Accession Number

32.111

Medium or Technique

Linen; resist dyed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles