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Fragment of band

Warp of linen; ground of red wool; design of a green and yellow lobed medallion, two diagonal bands and half medallions that border the frame; design woven with green, orange, red, yellow , blue and brown wool, with outlines in natural-colored linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

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Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts