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Tapestry

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Ground: twill tapestry of pinkish-red wool, torn and ragged. Warp: cream wool. Design: large rondels, one above the other; each with a conventionalized tree enclosed by a narrow border with zig-zag design: Woven with blue, blue-green, and cream. Across top is a narrow floral border on a dark...

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Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund

Egyptian (Arabic), 8th–9th century A.D.

Dimensions

14 x 46 cm (5 1/2 x 18 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .46 x .14

Accession Number

30.687

Medium or Technique

Wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles