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Squares and bands

Greenish gray silk ground of diagonal weave; the design of a circle enclosing a symetrical plant form with large pear shaped leaves, is woven with cream white silk. The lines of the design are serrated in places. Cut from a larger piece of silk. From the same garment as 15.521. Like 15.388 in...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Coptic, 6th century

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Textiles and Fashion Arts