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Square tapestry medallion

Warp of yellow wool, ground of yellow wool; the design is a square containing human forms surrounded by wavy motifs (plants ?), of dark and light blue, yellow and green wool and natural-colored linen, bordered with a wide band of red and narrower ones of yellow and green. The lower right corner...

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Credit Line

Everett Fund

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

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Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts