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Fragment, probably of a clavus
Fragment, probably of a clavus
Date:
6th–8th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Cotton, Linen Or Wool
Dimensions:
24.8 x 19.7 x 2.5 cm (9 3/4 x 7 3/4 x 1 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Coptic Period
Accession Number:
1999.142.146
Acquisition Date:
1999-12-09
Credit Line:

Bequest of John Gutmann

A human figure depicted in a geometric style in which v-shaped lines are used to define the garments and face. An animal stands under the human figure.

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