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Tapestry band

Dark blue woolen ground; the design consists of a row of connected lozenges, each enclosing a disc; half discs border the band and flank the central motifs; woven with dark red and yellow wool and natural-colored linen; part of the weft is torn.

Provenance

Price $7.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number

14.715

Medium or Technique

Tapestry band

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles