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Persian-Style Riding Coat

Date: 443–637 (radiocarbon date, 95% probability)
Medium: Plain weave in blue-green sheep’s wool and cashmere; applied borders in tablet weave of polychrome wool and undyed linen; patches of fabric in plain weave of undyed linen to reinforce armpits and hemline
Dimensions: 47 1/4 x 99 3/16 in. (120 x 252 cm), incuding sleeves
Classification: Textiles
Credit Line: Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin—Skulpturensammlung und Museum für Byzantinische Kunst, Berlin (9695)

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