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Fragment of a border

Dark blue ground. The design of the whole and part of a human figure, is woven with white wool. On one side is a plain red band.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic, 1st–7th century A.D.

Accession Number

15.727

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles