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Medallion (Egypt)

This is a Medallion. We acquired it in 1902. Its medium is warp: paired s-spun linen; wefts: s-spun linen, s-spun wools; linen backing and its technique is plain weave with discontinuous weft (slit tapestry) with supplementary weft wrapping. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by John Pierpont Morgan.

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Medallion (Egypt); Previously owned by Stanislas Baron ; warp: paired s-spun linen; wefts: s-spun linen, s-spun wools; linen backing; 1902-1-80

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