Fragment of a linen shroud



Accession Number
EC119
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Tomb equipment, Mummy trappings, Cloth/shroud
Period
Graeco-Roman Period
Material
Textile/fibres (Linen)
Provenance
Egypt, Thebes/Luxor
Number of Elements
1

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Description

Fragment of linen from a male shroud. 220x365mm. Early to mid 2nd century from Thebes. The pattern perhaps resembles beaded netting. There is also a vertical column left uninscribed.