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Textile (Egypt), 6th–7th century

This is a Textile. It is dated 6th–7th century and we acquired it in 1963. Its medium is medium:wool and its technique is tapestry weave and soumak. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 34.9 x 57.5 cm (13 3/4 x 22 5/8 in.)

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Textile (Egypt), 6th–7th century; medium:wool; Warp x Weft: 34.9 x 57.5 cm (13 3/4 x 22 5/8 in.); 1963-27-1

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