Fragment of cap

Egyptian
1st–8th century A.D.


Dimensions

Overall: 34.5 x 20 cm (13 9/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.1860

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Top of striped silk, plain and figured in green, violet and brown; bands of faded ribbon with Arabic design in violet, blue, green and brown silk and metal threads. From Akhmîn.

Provenance

Purchased by A.M. LythgoeFrom Ghirgas of Keneh (£6 & £3)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund