5th–7th century A.D.
Height x width: 16 x 15 cm (6 5/16 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and wool, with looped weft
Not On View
Ground of natural-colored linen, with a round medallion of dark green wool of looped weaving. Called “Kaunakès” by Miss Edwards.
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