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Fragment of a garment

Warp of natural-colored linen. Design: tapestry band of pink, yellow, blue-green and dark brown silk and natural-colored linen; woven with long slits. Two connected ovals (.5 high), one contains yellow birds on a dark brown ground and the other an animal woven with natural-colored linen on a...

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Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund

Egyptian (Islamic), Fatimid, mid-11th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen and Silk; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts