Associated place Egypt (find spot) Fustat (possible find spot) Near East (place of creation) Date Fatimid Period (AD 909 - Material and technique linen, plain woven and tapestry woven with white flax and coloured silk
Although Coptic textiles are ancient, the traditions are remarkably advanced and versatile. Coptic textiles served decorative, functional, artistic and spiritual purposes. This diversity is still apparent in the few pieces that survive.
(Period 4 1 A D - 500 A D ) **Information** ca 939 - 40 Egypt Islamic **Location** Modern Day Egypt **Symbols** Tiraz Arabic **Content** Fragment not stated **Structure** Arabic grammar **Material **Context** Fragment Iraq