Pattern woven silk

Pattern woven silk

From the museume notes: "Silk, 1/2 weft-faced compound twill. Warp/silk, proportion 1 main to 1 binding. Weft of silk in 2-4 colours, 1 pick of each in turn.”Measurements 19-21" long 2.75" wideOverall pattern 2.5The pear shape is 1", I will better inspect the photo later to approximate the picks per inch. From Royal Hunter:Iran/Iraq 6th/7th CWarp silkWeft silk  

Culture: 
Egyptian
Sasanid
Museum Rereference Number: 
2198-1900