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Neck of a garment

Deep bluish violet ground; part of an all-over design of large circles connected by small circles and with mounted horsemen shooting at each other as they ride along; below each horse is a running lioness. The circle is surrounded by a conventional floral border. The design is woven with deep...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 4th?–7th century

Accession Number

15.527a-c

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes