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Textile Fragment

Small repeat pattern of 8-point and round rosettes, 2.5 cm border band of lions, birds, Arabic script (?). Colors: pink, gold, green.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Mesopotamian? (Baghdad), 11th–12th century

Object Place

Baghdad

Accession Number

40.50

Medium or Technique

Silk samit

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles