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Natural colored linen, into which are woven three connected shoulder bands (clavi). Design shows connected heart-shaped motifs, in blue, pink, and yellow. The motifs in the central band are woven in dark and light blue and those in the side bands are in dark and light pink. Yellow areas are in...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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


Height x width: 24 x 39 cm (9 7/16 x 15 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen tapestry


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