From: Egypt | Fayum | Hawara

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number E1443A
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Egypt | Fayum | Hawara
Period Coptic
Date Made 6th-9th century CE
Section Egyptian
Materials Linen | Wool

Fragment of red twill with brocaded band applied. Warp: \/ wool; blue, red.

Weft: \ wool; blue: Pat: \\ linen; ud.

Technique: Cloth, brocaded app to red / 2-1 weft twill.

Blue band has narrow red warp stripe on the edge. Heart-shaped petals. Same design as E 16816 but colors reversed.

Length 9 cm
Width 25.5 cm
Credit Line Distribution from the Egyptian Research Account; William Flinders Petrie; subscription of Mrs. John Harrison, 1895
Other Number E 1443 - Original Number

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