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Tapestry

Wide band of white linen, edged with narrow stripes of dark blue wool through which run vines woven with white linen. In the middle of the linen band are four heart-shaped leaves of pink and red wool, and two oval composite forms of orange yellow, pink, red, green and blue wool and white linen,...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number

10.141

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles