Small crescent-shaped pillow, probably funerary

Made:
301-400

Small crescent-shaped pillow, probably funerary, covered with blue and gold leather in applied design, in poor condition, displayed in glass topped drawer, Coptic, Egyptian, 301-400AD

Details

Category:
Classical & Medieval Medicine
Object Number:
A658537
Materials:
cotton wool, display drawer, glass, display drawer, metal, display drawer, wood, fibre, thread, leather
type:
pillows
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
  • ceremonial object
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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