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Fragment of a border

White woolen with a design of oval-shaped forms, each enclosing trees 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


Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts