Textile fragment with stylized plants

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    A band of stylized plants that alternate between palmette bases and discs of rosettes supported by semicircles. The top of the plants has the same elongated shape in both versions, although they alternate between blue and white.

    The reverse is more saturated with both red and blue than the surface.

    In: Barnes, Ruth, Indian Block-Printed Textiles in Egypt: The Newberry Collection in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, 2 vols (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1997)

Further reading

Barnes, Ruth, Indian Block-Printed Textiles in Egypt: The Newberry Collection in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, 2 vols (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1997), no. 905 on p. 269 (vol. ii), vol. ii p. 270, vol. ii p. 269 fig. 905

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