Loan object for Social Fabrics exhibition Photo © The Textile Museum, Washington, DC
Identification and Creation
Object Number
TL42348.4
Title
Burial Shroud
Classification
Textile Arts
Work Type
textile
Date
ca. 800
Places
Creation Place: Africa, Egypt
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/363071
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Linen with wool tapestry
Dimensions
234 × 66.5 cm (92 1/8 × 26 3/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
The George Washington University Museum and TheTextile Museum. Acquired by George Hewitt Myers in 1936.
Object Number
TL42348.4
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Social Fabrics: Inscribed Textiles from Medieval Egyptian Tombs, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/22/2022 - 05/08/2022

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