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Fragment of linen and wool

The ground is of natural colored linen, the design a square enclosing a disk, made of blocks of color, is of blue, green, red and yellow wool, woven in loops. On two sides of the square are forms suggesting pointed trees.

Provenance

Price $10.00.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number

14.710

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool, looped weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles