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Fragment

Fragment of a white linen garment, into which are woven an L-shaped band ending in a pendant; a square medallion is in the center, bracketed by the L-shaped band. The design woven in wool and linen consists of tree forms, circles and human figures. The colors are red, green, blue and yellow. ...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number

15.714

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes