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Fragment of tapestry

Fragment. Tapestry band, curved at one end, applied to undyed linen tabby-woven ground. Polychrome wool and undyed linen wefts. Central area shows a row of three disconnected floral motifs and a floating putto extending its arms with an indistinct object. Design is in dark and light green, and...

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Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

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

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

55.1043

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles