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Fragment

Warp of linen; ground of central band of dark blue wool with design of disconnected flowers and leaves, in red, green and yellow wool, and natural-colored linen; ground of outer stripes of plum-colored wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number

96.277

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles