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Tapestry band

Ground of dark blue wool with a design of tree motifs and a rectangular area with a human form (?); the border encloses small rectangular motifs with pointed ends on both sides; woven with light brown, red, pink, blue and green wool.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic, 7th-9th century A.D.

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Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts