Late Roman or Early Byzantine
4th–6th century A.D.
Overall: 21 x 21 cm (8 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Natural-colored linen fabric with rows of looped weaving. See 89.247 for a similar weaving, probably belonged to the same textile.
Discovered in 1888 by W. M. F. Petrie in the Greco-Egyptian cemetery of Hawara in the Fayûm. . "The interments in this cemetery were from 400 B.C- 150 A.D." Amelia B. Edwards.
Gift of Miss Amelia B. Edwards