A woman making a head covering using the sprang technique.
Brooklyn Museum: Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art: Cap. Wool, sprang, accession no. 37.1763E
Bilderesultat for sprang
Hairnet 300 - 600 CE, found in Egypt, now in the Victoria and Albert Museum.
15th century Fragment Date: ca. 1450–1500 Culture: English (London) Medium: Wool Dimensions: L. 16 3/4 x W. 14 inches 42.5 x 35.6 cm Classification: Textiles-Laces-Sprang Accession Number: 28.197
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Replica of an 11th century sprang belt from Grave 8, Ikšķiles Zariņu cemetary, Latvia. At the National History Museum of Latvia (http://www.history-museum.lv/english/pages/krajums/izpete-atdarinajums.php)
< Bredmosen Sprang hairnet This cap is from the Bredmosen bog in Store Arden, North Jutland. Two of the oak-coffin finds from the early Bronze age contain hairnets in sprang technique.
Coptic. Cap. Wool, 10 x 16 in. (25.4 x 40.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1762E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.37.1762E_detail01_ICA.jpg)