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Fragment
Fragment
Date:
8th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Linen? On Linen
Dimensions:
13.3 x 9.8 cm (5 1/4 x 3 7/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Coptic Period
Accession Number:
76.17.5
Acquisition Date:
1976-04-16
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Vivienne L. Blanquie

Fragment, probably from a garment. A medallion enclosing what appears to be deformed version of an equestrian figure. Figures of birds, animals and symbols run in bands around the central roundel.

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