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Fragment of a garment

Ground: cream linen cloth. Ragged: several holes. Two pieces mounted together. Design: two bands of tapestry. At top isd narrow band (.018 wide) with pink and blue silk stars separated by small green and light blue silk rectangles; on cream silk ground. At bottom the same band is repeated,...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, Late 11th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen and Silk; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts