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Fragment (Egypt)

This is a Fragment. It is dated 6th–10th century and we acquired it in 1939. Its medium is wool and its technique is woven compound, complementary wefts, 1&2 twill. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 30.5 x 14 cm (12 x 5 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Fragment (Egypt); wool; Warp x Weft: 30.5 x 14 cm (12 x 5 1/2 in.); 1939-11-13

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