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Tapestry

Dark red woolen ground; on this are scrolled branches which form ogees from which stem three-lobed and arrow-shaped leaves; on both sides of the branches are half circles and triangles enclosing similar leaves

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic, 6th-8th century A.D.

Accession Number

15.1137

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles