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1939

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2019

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Embroidery (Egypt), 10th–12th century

This is a Embroidery. It is dated 10th–12th century and we acquired it in 1939. Its medium is linen, silk and its technique is plain weave, interlacing stitch. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 22.9 x 37.1 cm (9 x 14 5/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Embroidery (Egypt), 10th–12th century; linen, silk; Warp x Weft: 22.9 x 37.1 cm (9 x 14 5/8 in.); 1939-11-15

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18555053/ |title=Embroidery (Egypt), 10th–12th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=19 March 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>