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Warp of linen; ground of reddish orange wool; design consists of diagonal bands forming lozenges, each framing a candelabra tree motif; between the bands are four-petal flowers inside small lozenges and the bands enclose rows of floral motifs; design is woven with green, yellow, orange, brown and...

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Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic, 7th-9th century A.D.

Accession Number

30.686

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles