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Warp of linen; ground of red wool; design, of two human figures and two animals in the middle, of natural colored linen and yellow brown wool in the frame. Design shows Byzantine influence.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 6 cm (7 5/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.266

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles