Wool fragments

Wool fragments

Wool fragments
Farhadbegyailaki, China
700-1000 AD
Museum no. LOAN:STEIN.110
© Victoria and Albert Museum, London
On loan from the Government of India and the Archaeological Survey of India

This bundle of various wool fragments was recovered from the site of Farhadbegyailaki, which dates from the 8th to the 10th century AD. It is unclear what these textiles would have been used for, although it is likely to have had an utilitarian function.