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Fragment of a roundel, in two pieces

Paired, undyed linen warps; undyed linen and dark green and golden yellow woolen wefts. Part of a roundel showing bird with a leaf (?) in its bill. Soiled, stained; holes, crumbling edges.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

Egyptian (Arabic), Tulunid period, 9th century A.D.

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

48.1066

Medium or Technique

Linen; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles