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Tapestry

The design shows Byzantine influence. Natural colored linen, on which are embroidered two borders, and a star-like form. The embroidery is worked with two shades of blue and white silk, and with laid-work, line-stitch and gold work.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian,

Accession Number

15.700

Medium or Technique

Linen and Silk; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles