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The garment was of wool and the tapestry design is of natural-colored linen and green wool. In the lower left hand corner is a rectangular area that encloses two arches each framing a human figure of which one stands on a boat and holds cross-like objects, one with each hand; A circle above the...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic, 7th–10th century A.D.


Overall: 21.5 x 17 cm (8 7/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts