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Tapestry fragment

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Design shows Roman influence. Warp of linen; ground of natural-colored linen; design, an eight pointed star with a tail, of red and orange wool with details in tracery in natural colored linen; woven into a natural-colored linen fabric.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian,

Dimensions

28 x 53 cm (11 x 20 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .53 x .28

Accession Number

96.162

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles