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Textile (Egypt), 12th–13th century

This is a Textile. It is dated 12th–13th century and we acquired it in 1951. Its medium is linen, silk and its technique is chain stitch embroidery on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Miss Frances Morris. It is credited Gift of Frances Morris.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 9.5 x 9 cm (3 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)

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Textile (Egypt), 12th–13th century; linen, silk; H x W: 9.5 x 9 cm (3 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.); Gift of Frances Morris; 1951-111-31

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