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Three fragments of border

Warp of linen; ground of the central band of green wool; design of red, yellow, green, and brown wool and natural-colored linen; consists of individual leaves, each inside a lozenge formed by disconnected small square motifs; half leaves border the frames, which enclose scrolled branches woven...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Accession Number

01.5842a-c

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles