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Egyptian textiles and their production: ‘word’ and ‘object’

ByMaria Mossakowska-Gaubert

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This volume presents the results of a 2017 workshop at the Centre for Textile Research (CTR), University of Copenhagen, an event within the framework of the MONTEX project—including support from a Marie Skłodowska-Curie fellowship, the French Institute for Oriental Archaeology in Cairo (IFAO), the Institut français du Danemark, and the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. Twelve essays are arranged in 4 sections: I. Weaving looms: texts, images, remains; II. Technology of weaving: study cases; III. Dyeing: terminology and technology; IV. Textile production in written sources: organisation and economy. Contributors include: Maria Mossakowska-Gaubert, Johanna Sigl, Fleur Letellier-Willemin, Lise Bender Jørgensen, Anne Kwaspen, Barbara Köstner, Peder Flemestad, Ines Bogensperger & Helga Rösel-Mautendorfer, Isabelle Marthot-Santaniello, Aikaterini Koroli, Kerstin Dross-Krüpe, Jennifer Cromwell, and Dominique Cardon. With 66 full-colour illustrations.

Details

Publication Date
Feb 28, 2020
Language
English
ISBN
9781609621537
Category
History
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): Maria Mossakowska-Gaubert

Specifications

Pages
154
Binding
Paperback
Interior Color
Color
Dimensions
US Letter (8.5 x 11 in / 216 x 279 mm)

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