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Accession_Number 2005.7.15
adlib_title tabby textile fragment
Shape Textile
Shape_description Sub-rectilinear textile fragment
Material Linen; wool
Fabric
Fabric_description Unbleached linen ground weave with red-blue wool band
Munsell_color
Decoration Narrow border of red-blue wool along one edge
Inscriptions
Condition Fragment. Fair; some distortion of weave
Technique/Style Tabby
Provenance Unknown
Period Early Byzantine
Date 4-6 c. AD
Dating_details Date uncertain
Artist
Attribution
Image
2008.07.0008.jpg
2008.07.0008.jpg
Top view of a textile fragment before treatment.
2012.97.0002.jpg
2012.97.0002.jpg
Top view of a textile fragment.
2013.01.0009.jpg
2013.01.0009.jpg
Top view of a coptic textile fragment before conservation treatment in a fine weave; un-dyed linen; maroon wool weft band; frayed edges Light surface soils; stained; some worn wool threads; slight distortion; small holes
2013.02.0013.jpg
2013.02.0013.jpg
Top view of a Coptic textile fragment undergoing conservation treatment.
2013.02.0014.jpg
2013.02.0014.jpg
Reversed object undergoing conservation treatment.
2013.03.0027.jpg
2013.03.0027.jpg
Textile fragment after the conservation treatment: Fine weave; un-dyed linen; maroon wool weft band; frayed edges Light surface soils; stained; some worn wool threads; slight distortion; small holes
2013.03.0028.jpg
2013.03.0028.jpg
Coptic textile fragment in an open box after conservation treatment.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. H. 11.0; W. 60
Location Coptic textiles
Edited_by Anthea Harris; Kinsey; Joana Varela
Date_edited 31.07.2005; 11.01.2006; 18.04.2017
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