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Fragment of a tapestry band

Fragment of a tapestry band. Red ground; design in light green, brown and natural-colored linen. Pattern indistinct. Probably a shoulder band. Holes, stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

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

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

55.1037

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles