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Medium:
Medium: s-spun wool Technique: tapestry weave, embroidered
Dimensions:
H x W: 22.2 × 17.1 cm (8 3/4 × 6 3/4 in.)
Type:
woven textiles
Fragment
Made in:
Egypt
Date:
400–600
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Corner fragment of a textile with tapestry weave. Triangle of undyed linen with advancing key motif and thick red border. At edge, stylized figures with raised arms. Bands of natural colored embroidery.
Credit Line:
Bequest of Marian Hague
Accession Number:
1971-50-507
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq42eb0a2d2-e30d-4957-b1f2-6d55979cb08a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1971-50-507