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Tapestry fragment

Warp of linen; ground of red wool; what is left of the design of dark brown wool suggests leaf forms, much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian (Coptic), Early Islamic, 7th–8th century A.D.

Accession Number

96.308

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles