- Museum number
Woven cloth cover for the Ka'ba; black; two small fragments.
- Production date
- Curator's comments
- Published in Edward William Lane's (1836) 'An Account of the Manners and Customs of the Modern Egyptians' p. 350
- Not on display
- Mounted between glass sheets.
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Acquired by Burckhardt while on pilgrimage to Mecca. Presented by him to one of his friends who presented it to Edward William Lane in Cairo. Subsequently presented by Franks to the BM in 1883.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Af1883C2.1767a-b (old CDMS no.)