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Neck of a garment

Pinkish-red wool, ground, divided into six borders by lines of white linen. The outer borders have simple geometrical designs in linen. In the widest band are circular medallions enclosing men's heads. The next wider border has running animals, dogs and lions and sprays of two leaves. One...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 2nd–7th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts