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Fragment of printed linen

Undyed tabby-woven ground is printed in dark gray (originally black?). It shows an all-over pattern of wheels or discs alternating with eight-pointed stars; square knots occur between the four larger points of adjacent stars. Stains, several small holes.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

Egyptian (Arabic), probably 14th century

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

48.1072

Medium or Technique

Printed Linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles