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Fragment

So much worn that the design is almost indistinguishable. Woven with red, orange, and green silk. Mounted on a piece of linen. Sewed to it are small fragments of black and red silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 11th century

Accession Number

15.766

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles