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Textile

Scarf

Curtain

Object Number:E634A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Coptic
Provenience: Egypt
Akhmim
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Linen
Wool
Technique:Tapestry Weave
Iconography:Flower
Length: 18.8 cm
Width: 16 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Emile Brugsch Bey; subscription of Mrs. John Harrison, 1891
Other Number:ES634 - Original Number

Description

Fragment with scattered petals.

Warp: \ linen; ud

Weft: \ linen; ud: \ wool; red, yellow, green, dark blue, pink, light yellow-green.

Technique: Tapestry over 2 warps.

Rows of rose buds and leaves scattered with dots between.

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