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Identification and Creation
Object Number
TL42343.5
Title
Decorated ends of a shawl
Classification
Textile Arts
Work Type
textile
Date
Late 9th - first half 10th century
Places
Creation Place: Africa, Egypt
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/363044
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Tapestry on plain weave foundation: silk, wool, linen
Dimensions
41.9 × 68.6 cm (16 1/2 × 27 in.)
Mounted: 72.7 × 83.8 cm (28 5/8 × 33 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
The Cleveland Museum of Art, Gift of the Textile Arts Club 1956.330
Object Number
TL42343.5
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Social Fabrics: Inscribed Textiles from Medieval Egyptian Tombs, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/22/2022 - 05/08/2022

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