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Three fragments of tapestry bands

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Design in brown wool and ground in brownish yellow wool. 90.251a: Design shows two medallions, one contains a tree and the other contains two fish; between the medallions are standing human figures and fish. 90.251b: Design shows two medallions, one contains an animal and the other two fish;...

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Source unidentified

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic, 8th-9th century A.D.

Dimensions

Height x width (a): 8.5 x 31 cm (3 3/8 x 12 3/16 in.) Height x width (b): 9.5 x 28 cm (3 3/4 x 11 in.) Height x width (c): 9.5 x 26.5 cm (3 3/4 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

90.251a-c

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles