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Rectangular tapestry panel

The ground is deep pink wool; the design consists of four diagonal bands forming a lozenge which encloses a candelabra plant motif; the bands forming the lozenge enclose heart-shaped and floral motifs; a stylized plant (?) motif is in each of the four corners of the panel; woven with red and dark...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number

15.401

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles