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Fragment of tapestry

Fragment. Ragged dark brown wool and undyed linen fragment, with no pattern, applied to an orange-buff wool tabby-woven ground.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic (?), 7th–8th century A.D. (?)

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

55.1099

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles