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A band woven of wool on a linen warp; the design consists of red circles enclosing crosses and a rosette, and a cream colored linen disc on which is a blue and red bird.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 15 cm (2 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

22.22

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles