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Panel

  • Place of origin:

    Akhmim (made)

  • Date:

    3rd/4th century (made)

  • Museum number:

    657-1886

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Panel from a linen cloth, tapestry-woven in purple wool and undyed linen thread; in the form of a large vine-leaf, with a wavy stem and tendrils.

Physical description

Panel from a linen cloth, tapestry-woven in purple wool and undyed linen thread; in the form of a large vine-leaf, with a wavy stem and tendrils.

Place of Origin

Akhmim (made)

Date

3rd/4th century (made)

Dimensions

Length: 15.5 in, Width: 9 in

Object history note

631-1886 to 922-1886 inclusive purchased for £300 from Henry Wallis.

Descriptive line

woven linen wool, 300-499, Egyptian; Akhmim, tapestry woven

Materials

Linen; Wool

Techniques

Weaving

Categories

Textiles

Collection

Middle East Section

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