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Fragment of a border

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Natural-colored woolen ground. Design in blue wool. Design shows human figures with raised hands standing next to mounted figures; a patch of the same natural-colored wool of the ground is sewed onto the upper part of the fragment. Like 15.660.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic, 8th–10th century A.D.

Dimensions

Height x width: 16.5 x 24 cm (6 1/2 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.661

Medium or Technique

Wool, tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles