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Accession_Number 2005.7.6
adlib_title tabby; tapestry; dovetailing textile fragment
Shape Textile
Shape_description Rectilinear textile fragment
Material Linen; wool
Fabric
Fabric_description Unbleached linen band with tapestry areas in red-brown wool
Munsell_color
Decoration Vine-scroll design in wool
Inscriptions
Condition Fragment. Good
Technique/Style Tabby; tapestry; dovetailing
Provenance Akhmim, Egypt
Period Early Byzantine
Date 4-6 c. AD
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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2002.99.0052.jpg
Textile fragment decorated with vine-scroll design in wool.
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2008.07.0004.jpg
Top view of an early Byzantine textile fragment decorated with vine-scroll.
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2012.97.0013.jpg
Top view of an early Byzantine textile fragment decorated with vine-scroll.
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2013.01.0012.jpg
Textile fragment before conservation treatment consiting of a single band of wreath motif in maroon wool on un-dyed linen; tapestry weave Light surface soils; light staining; some worn wool threads
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2013.02.0019.jpg
Textile fragment during conservation process. The object is a single band of wreath motif in maroon wool on un-dyed linen; tapestry weave Light surface soils; light staining; some worn wool threads
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2013.02.0020.jpg
Textile fragment decorated with vine-scroll design in wool during conservation process.
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2013.03.0037.jpg
Closed box containing mounted textile fragments after conservation process.
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Object mounted in box after conservation process.
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Object mounted in box after conservation process.
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Object mounted in box after conservation process.
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2013.03.0041.jpg
Object mounted in box after conservation process.
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2013.03.0042.jpg
Reversed object mounted in box after conservation process.
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2013.03.0043.jpg
Reversed object mounted in box after conservation process.
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2013.03.0044.jpg
Reversed object mounted in box after conservation process.
Comparanda
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Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. L. 3.5; W. 16.5
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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