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Fragment

Design shows Roman influence. Plain linen with design of deep blue wool. From Akhmîn.

Provenance

Purchased with the Sears Fund by A.M. Lythgoe,From Ghirgas of Keneh. (Lot VI. 33. £5).

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, 2nd–4th century A.D.

Accession Number

04.2006

Medium or Technique

Linen and Wool; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles