An octagon medallion embroidery

ashmoleanoctogon This textile was made in Egypt between the 10th-15th century C.E. It is linen embroidered with blue linen and the dimensions are 17 x 10 cm. The embroidery is 8.5 cm. The textile is currently in the Ashmolean Museum. I have charted up the design, which is available for download in pdf format. Let me know how it goes! ashmoleanoctagon (pdf)


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