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Fragment with a square tapestry panel

Yellow wool on which is a square medalliion with a design of small birds, closely arranged woven with dark brown wool and light neutral linen.

Credit Line

Gift of Rt. Rev. Mgr. Arthur T. Connolly

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic, 8th–10th century A.D.

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Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry, dovetailed


Textiles and Fashion Arts