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Fragment of a garment

Ground: fine cream linen cloth sewed to top and bottom. Design: very fine tapestry band of pink, yellow, blue, green, and black silk and cream linen. Central band; 3 rows of small connected ovals with blue edge containing yellow floral motif. At top and bottom is border with yellow guilloche...

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Credit Line

Ellen Page Hall Fund

Egyptian, first half of 12th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts