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Child's Tunic (Egypt)

This is a Child's tunic. It is dated 9th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is linen, wool (warp – s-spun linen warp; weft – z-spun linen, z-spun undyed wool, z-spun red wool, z-spun green wool, s-spun red wool in the three spots of clavus bands) and its technique is plain weave with tapestry woven areas; one weft carried at a time. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by John Pierpont Morgan. It is credited Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 61.8 x 42 cm (24 5/16 x 16 9/16 in.)

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Child's Tunic (Egypt); linen, wool (warp – s-spun linen warp; weft – z-spun linen, z-spun undyed wool, z-spun red wool, z-spun green wool, s-spun red wool in the three spots of clavus bands); H x W: 61.8 x 42 cm (24 5/16 x 16 9/16 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-155

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