textile / bed-cover
Large textile corner-fragment of undyed linen bed-cover decorated with tapestry band and remains of square panel in dark-blue wool and undyed linen; three triple self-bands and warp fringe across end; much of surface covered in pile of weft loops.
- Found/Acquired: Egypt
- Length: 89 centimetres (+ 4cm fringe. Fragment 1)
- Width: 100 centimetres (Fragment 1)
- Length: 13 centimetres (Fragment 2)
- Width: 7.5 centimetres (Fragment 2)
- Length: 5.5 centimetres (Fragment 3)
- Width: 8 centimetres (Fragment 3)
Information from Hero Granger-Taylor 1994.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA65158
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