Fragment

A work made of silk, weft-float faced complementary weft twill weave with inner warps.
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  • A work made of silk, weft-float faced complementary weft twill weave with inner warps.

Date:

Roman period (30 B.C.– 641 A.D.)/Arab period (641–969), 6th/7th century

Artist:

Egypt, Akhmîn

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Title

Fragment

Origin

Egypt

Date

501 AD–700 AD

Medium

Silk, weft-float faced complementary weft twill weave with inner warps

Dimensions

26.6 × 11.7 cm (10 1/2 × 4 5/8 in.) Warp repeat: 9.1 cm (3 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1984.529

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