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Woven linen

Woven linen

  • Place of origin:

    Egypt (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1325 BC (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven linen

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Hammond, Dorset

  • Museum number:

    T.178-1929

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Plain woven linen.

Place of Origin

Egypt (made)

Date

ca. 1325 BC (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Woven linen

Dimensions

Length: 3.25 in, Width: 3.25 in

Object history note

The donor claimed that the fragment formed part of the veil that shrouded the firgures that carried the coffin of Tutankhamun.

Descriptive line

Woven linen from tomb of Tutankhamun; Egypt; ca. 1325BC.

Materials

Linen

Techniques

Weaving

Categories

Textiles; Death

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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