Coptic textile fragment

This is part of a textile from Coptic period Egypt. This was probably part of a tunic, and shows images of plants and birds.
Accession Loan No.
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
coptic textile fragment
Simple Name
textile fragment
Full Name
coptic textile
length 240 mm; W 32 mm
Period Classification
Roman Period - 30 BC-AD 384; Coptic Period - AD 384-1000
Family Group

linen?; wool?
Collector / Excavator
Chester, Greville, Rev
Collection Site Name
El-Hawawish, Akhmim
Collection Country
Collection Area Region
North Africa
Collection Continent

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