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  • Place of origin:

    Faiyum (made)

  • Date:

    4th/5th century (made)

  • Museum number:

    477-1889

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Bag, of plaited wool, with vertical bands in green, yellow and purple consisting of a row of discs between two stripes. In the middle of each intervening space is a vertical row of lozenges in green and yellow. The ground is red. The back and front have the same pattern. There are red and yellow strings for tying.

Physical description

Bag, of plaited wool, with vertical bands in green, yellow and purple consisting of a row of discs between two stripes. In the middle of each intervening space is a vertical row of lozenges in green and yellow. The ground is red. The back and front have the same pattern. There are red and yellow strings for tying.

Place of Origin

Faiyum (made)

Date

4th/5th century (made)

Dimensions

Length: 14 in, Width: 10 in

Descriptive line

sprang, wool, 300-599, Egyptian; Fayum

Materials

Wool

Techniques

Weaving

Collection

Middle East Section

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