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Part of the neck of a garment

White woolen tapestry, into which is woven part of a medallion, and two pendant ornaments (clavi). The pendants and border of the medallion have a dark red ground, on which are seperate lotus (?) flowers and fish, in green, yellow, white, dark blue, and pink wool. The design of the main field...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

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Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts