Skullcap fragment - ROM2014_13919_3


Skullcap fragment

Medium:Mulham (silk and cotton tabby), quilted
Geography: Probably made in Egypt; found at Fostat (Old Cairo)
Date: 11th century
Period: Fatimid Dynasty
1 x 17 x 27 cm
Object number: 981.218.55
Credit Line: Division of excavated material granted to the Royal Ontario Museum by the American Research Centre in Egypt, in appreciation of the contribution given to excavations conducted at Fustat, near Cairo, by George Scanlon.
Not on view
DescriptionTextile fragment found in the 1980 excavation season at Fostat (Old Cairo). This padded silk and cotton tabby skullcap has a broad blue and white stripe.
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