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Piece of silk

Deep bluish violet and cream white silk from the same piece as 15.527. Only part of the floral border of one of the large circles and lower part of the legs and tail of a lioness show. Sewed to a piece of coarse linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, 4th?–7th century

Accession Number

15.526

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles