Textile fragment with linked diamond-shapes and pseudo kufic letters

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  • Catalogue text

    A band of linked small and large diamond shapes, the larger of which enclose pseudo-kufic letters.

    There are remains of stitching along one side, and a selvedge along the other.

    In: Barnes, Ruth and Marianne Ellis, ‘The Newberry Collection of Islamic Embroideries’, 4 vols, 2001, Oxford, Ashmolean Museum

Glossary of terms

kufic

Further reading

Barnes, Ruth and Marianne Ellis, ‘The Newberry Collection of Islamic Embroideries’, 4 vols, 2001, Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, p. 21 (vol. iv), vol. iv p. 21

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