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Two fragments

Warp of red wool; weft of red wool; the ground of the borders and medallions are of dark blue wool; the design of flowers is of light blue, green, red, violet-pink, and yellow wool, and natural-colored linen. 96.127a: An L-shaped band that brackets a leaf motif enclosing a rosette. A pendant ...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

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Medium or Technique

Linen and wool tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts