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Fragment of a border

White woolen with a design of an oval-shaped form, enclosing a tree with branches, woven with brownish violet wool. 15.685- 15.690 are all from one garment.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number

15.690

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes