The Antinoe Pegasus Silk

Found in Antinoe, small fragment of samitum silk. Presumably one repeat of a larger piece.Repeat measures 13 cm in height

Weave Structure: 

Time Period: 

6th C AD

Culture/Region: 

Source: 

Patttern and Loom

Sett: 

62 epcm

Warp: 

fine spun silk

Weft: 

nearly unspun silk

PPI: 

156 ppcm

Museum: 

Musee des Tissus

Museum Number: 

26.812/II