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Fragment of a border

Warp of linen; ground of red wool; the design of a line of connected oval forms is of dark blue, green and yellow wool, and natural-colored linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic, 7th–8th century

Accession Number

96.306

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles