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Warp of linen, weft of natural-colored linen and wool. A curved neck, and straight band with designs woven with dark blue, yellow, red and green wool, and natural-colored linen; the design of the neck piece is arranged in stripes which consist of an area that shows baskets and trees and another...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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


Height x width: 34 x 28 cm (13 3/8 x 11 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts