Clavus Pendant


From: Egypt | Fayum | Hawara

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number E1443L.1
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Egypt | Fayum | Hawara
Period Coptic
Date Made 6th-9th century CE
Section Egyptian
Materials Linen | Wool
Technique Tapestry Weave

Warp: \ wool; ud

Weft: \ linen; ud: \ wool; ud: / wool; grey.

Technique: Tapestry over 1 warp.

Plain edge. Pendant carried tree form? inside plain ring. Clavus has crested border (with one gap) and carries series of candelabrum plants.

Length 12 cm
Width 47.8 cm
Credit Line Distribution from the Egyptian Research Account; William Flinders Petrie; subscription of Mrs. John Harrison, 1895
Other Number E1443L - Other Number

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