Textiles

January 5, 2018

Shroud fragments BM EA77176 [a]

Find spot (context): Kulubnarti (Sudanese Nubia). Cemetery 21-R-2, Burial 147 (funerary). Field registration number: Cloth 160. Categorized as "Type I".
Dating: Early Christian Period (600-850 CE).
January 5, 2018

Wrapping fragments BM EA77160

Find spot (context): Kulubnarti (Sudanese Nubia). Cemetery 21-R-2, Burial 85 (funerary). Field registration number: Cloth 182B. Categorized as "Type M".
Dating: Early Christian Period (600-850 CE).