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Textile (Egypt)

This is a Textile. It is dated 10th–12th century and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is linen, silk and its technique is tapestry weave, plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Clara Waldeck.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 72.4 × 49.5 cm (28 1/2 × 19 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile (Egypt); linen, silk; H x W: 72.4 × 49.5 cm (28 1/2 × 19 1/2 in.); 1972-81-22

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