User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Part of the neck of a garment

Across the middle is a band of three circles each enclosing a figure of a man flanked by animals, or possibly a man on a horse back or a chariot (?). Framing three sides of the band is a border that encloses stylized trees with floral motifs, woven with red, dark and light green, yellow and...

Show Full Description

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts