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Tapestry

Red woolen cloth, in which are two borders of tapestry weaving. The wider one has a red ground, at the bottom is a heart-shaped leaf with a pink and red center surrounded by light green, and with yellow veins and yellow and dark blue margins; above the leaf is a close design of stems enclosing...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic, 7th–9th century

Accession Number

15.399

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles