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Pendant to a medallion

Warp of linen; design in the medallion consists of a central circle enclosing a leaf-shaped motif woven with dark blue, yellow and red wool and natural-colored linen; ground of the pendant and the border of the medallion is of red wool detailed with linear plant and geometric motifs woven with...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic, 7th-9th century A.D.

Accession Number

01.5874

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles