Double Sleeve Band


From: Egypt | Fayum | Hawara

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number E1443M
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Egypt | Fayum | Hawara
Period Coptic
Date Made 6th-9th century CE
Section Egyptian
Materials Linen | Wool
Technique Tapestry Weave | Embroidered

Warp: \ wool; ud

Weft: \, \/ linen; ud: \ wool; ud, dark-blue & red.

Technique: Tapestry over 1 warp. Emb. with \/ linen. 2 cord selvage on each edge. 1 edge darned. Alternate oval and oblong filled with embroidered interlace. See Class III (E 1443, card 5) for border.

Length 18.5 cm
Width 39.1 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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