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Fragment of a band

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Warp: neutral green wool. Design: part of a scrolled floral motif; woven with blue, green, red, pink, and neutral yellow wool on a cream wool background; a fragment of a plain blue border frames the band. Worn and torn.

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

Egyptian (Islamic), Tulunid (?), 868–905 A.D. (?)


Overall: 9.5 x 16 cm (3 3/4 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool, Tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts