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Fragment of tapestry

Fragment of a ragged tapestry ornament. Polychrome wool and undyed linen wefts. Red ground with designs in light green, yellow and brown. Pattern indistinct. Holes, stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

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

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

55.1038

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles