Ornamental band


  • Title

    Ornamental band

  • Associated place

    Egypt (no further provenance) (find spot)
  • Date

    6th - 7th century AD (AD 501 - 700)
  • Material and technique

    tabby and weft-faced compound twill

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    24.5 x 3 cm (length x width)
    base fabric, along width 0.04 cm (thread diameter)
    additional fabric, along width 0.02 cm (thread diameter)
    base fabric, along length 0.04 cm (thread diameter)
    base fabric, along length/width 50 / 18 threads/cm (thread count)
    additional fabric, along length 0.02 cm (thread diameter)
    additional fabric, along length/width 30 / 66 threads/cm (thread count)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by Reverend Greville John Chester, 1891.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department


  • Accession no.


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