An Egyptian painted papyrus (measures 20cm by 25cm).
Papyrus is first known to have been used in ancient Egypt (at least as far back as the First Dynasty), but it was also used throughout the Mediterranean region and in Kingdom of Kush. Ancient Egyptians used this plant as a writing material and for boats, mattresses, mats, rope, sandals and baskets.
This painted papyrus is available in assorted designs, as shown. One is selected at random on checkout, ensuring a unique display item for your home.