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Accession_Number 2005.7.13
adlib_title tabby; floating weft textile fragment
Shape Textile
Shape_description Sub-rectilinear textile fragment
Material Linen; wool
Fabric
Fabric_description Wool ground weave with unbleached linen and brown-purple and pink-red wool decoration
Munsell_color
Decoration Geometric decoration principally in linen with small area of wool
Inscriptions
Condition Fragment. Good
Technique/Style Tabby; floating weft
Provenance Unknown
Period Early Islamic
Date 7-9 c. AD
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2005.95.0015.jpg
2005.95.0015.jpg
Top view (side two) of an early Islamic textile fragment with geometric decoration in linen with a small area of wool.
2005.95.0016.jpg
2005.95.0016.jpg
Top view (side two) of an early Islamic textile fragment with geometric decoration in linen with a small area of wool.
2005.95.0017.jpg
2005.95.0017.jpg
Top view (side two) of an early Islamic textile fragment with geometric decoration in linen with a small area of wool.
2008.07.0024.jpg
2008.07.0024.jpg
Top view of an early Islamic textile fragment with geometric decoration in linen with a small area of wool.
2012.97.0016.jpg
2012.97.0016.jpg
Top view of an early Islamic textile fragment with geometric decoration in linen with a small area of wool.
Comparanda
Bibliography A.L. Harris, "Recent Acquisitions and Conservation of Antiquities at the Ure Museum, University of Reading 2004-2008," Archaeological Reports 2007-2008 (2008) 184-85 fig. 18.
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. L. 3.5; W. 15.6
Location Coptic textiles
Edited_by Anthea Harris; Kinsey; joana Varela
Date_edited 31.07.2005; 11.01.2006; 06.01.2009; 18.04.2017
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