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Tapestry

Natural colored linen, into which is woven a heart-shaped leaf; a plant motif with symmetrical branches and a floral motif at the top is in the center of the leaf; woven with red, light green and yellow wool and white linen. Like 15.418

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Byzantine or Early Islamic, 7th-8th century A.D.

Accession Number

15.366

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles