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Woolen warp and weft; ground white; design woven in red, dark and light blue, green, pink, yellow, brown and white. The fragment shows a roundel and a shoulder (?) band. The roundel encloses a central circle surrounded by four smaller ones.The central circle encloses an animal (?) and one of the...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic, 7th–9th century

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Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts