Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology & the Ancient World
Box 1837 / 60 George Street
Providence, RI 02912
Telephone: (401) 863-3188
Fax: (401) 863-9423
a Egyptian port on the Red Sea, excavated by the University of Michigan, that yielded many examples of Islamic-era textiles, including a number of block-print cotton fabrics from India. See website: http://www.umich.edu/~kelseydb/Exhibits/Big_Textile/Quseir_al-Qadim.html.