Helena Augustaالأميرة هيلينا أوغستا

Helena Augusta

Byzantine Period (325—640)

Embroidery: Alia Abu Rabia', Drejat, Naqab
Size: 59 x 35 cm

Helena was mother of Constantine the Great, who became Emperor of the Byzantine Empire.

Constantine honoured his mother by granting her the imperial title “Augusta.

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.