Textiles, Pharaonic Egypt

Jana Jones

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The favorable conditions for organic preservation in ancient Egypt ensured the survival of significant quantities of textiles, providing an archaeological record that spans some five thousand years, beginning in the Neolithic period.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Encyclopedia of ancient history
EditorsRoger S. Bagnall, Kai Brodersen, Craige B. Champion, Andrew Erskine, Sabine R Huebner
Place of PublicationMalden, MA
PublisherWiley-Blackwell, Wiley
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781444338386
Publication statusPublished - 2013


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