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Fragment

Fragment. Undyed linen tabby weave, brocaded with white, red, pink, orange, green and blue wools. Pattern shows a band of triangular petals or leaves bordered by narrow stripes. Wools rotted out near ends. Design similar to 55.1096.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

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

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

55.1097

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool plain weave, brocaded

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles