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Woman's dress

Coarse woolen cloth into which is woven a group of three stripes of pink wool. "Part of the dress of a woman, perhaps a Syrian. Found not far from San (Zoan). She was mummied and wrapped in her clothes and laid in a basket of rushes. Period probably about A.D. 300." Pieced.

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Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, about A.D. 300

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Textiles and Fashion Arts