- Hilton Price Number
- Object Type
- Clothing, Garment/dress, Dress ornament
- Late Roman Period to Byzantine Period
- Third century AD/CE to Seventh century CE/AD
- Fibre/textile (from plants and animals) (Flax)
- Egypt, Akhmim
- Number of Elements
Circular Ornament, from a robe; in yellow flax linen, with a circular ornament woven in purple, representing a Bacchanalian scene; a man reclining amongst vines, with a vase in the foreground and an animal up the tree; half of it has perished. 21 in. | 16 in. Coptic. Aḥmîm.
Price, Frederick George Hilton (1897) A catalogue of the Egyptian antiquities in the possession of F. G. Hilton Price. London: Quaritch. Anonymous (1911). Catalogue of the important and extensive collection of Egyptian antiquities, the property of the late F. G. Hilton-Price, Esq. [...] : which will be sold by auction by Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge [...] on Wednesday, 12th July, 1911, and two following days, and on Monday, the 17th of July, and four following days. London: Davy.
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