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Ground: blue and white ikat linen cloth. Design: two silk tapestry bands; guilloche of yellow and white framing white rabbit and conventional figure (arranged alternately, red and yellow silk and undyed linen) on a red ground. Above and below (addorsed) is a narrow line of simple Kufic (.003...

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Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund

Egyptian (Arabic), 12th century

Dimensions

Overall: 32 x 18 cm (12 5/8 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.697

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles