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Piece of linen and wool

Yellowish-red woolen ground divided into diamonds by lines of Ss and diamonds of white linen. In each diamond is an animal? with raised tail or an interlocking square and diamond with a rosette in the middle. On one side is a narrow geometrical border.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 1st?–7th century

Accession Number

15.1131

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles