Philistine birdالطائر الفليستي

Philistine bird

Iron Age (1,250—721 BCE)

Source: W.F. Albright Institute of Archaelogical Research
Embroidery: Basma Al-Natoor [Tabariyeh], Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon
Size: 59 x 99 cm

This panel is based on the largest Philistine bird shard image known, from 12th/11th century BCE, which was found at Tel Miqne-Ekron.

Further viewing

Palestinian History Tapestry exhibition in Stroud from Feb 18—23rd Lansdown Hall & Gallery, Lansdown, Stroud GL5 1BB.

A unique opportunity to view selected pieces from the Palestinian History Tapestry in one of Stroud's premier galleries.

The exhibition will run from the evening of Monday 17th February to Sunday 23rd, opening from 11am—6pm.

Come and see this beautiful work, experience the Palestinian History Tapestry as never before.