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Design shows Byzantine influence. Warp and ground of linen; design of black wool; woven in cloth of red wool.

Provenance

Purchased by Albert M. LythgoeFrom Ghirgas of Keneh (Lot VI. 33. £5)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic, 3rd–7th century A.D.

Dimensions

Overall: 43 x 32 cm (16 15/16 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

04.2031

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes