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Scenes from the Story of David

Date:
16th century
Culture:
Italian, probably Sicily
Medium:
Silk on linen
Dimensions:
L. 31 1/4 x W. 9 1/4 inches (23.5 x 79.4 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Harry G. Friedman, 1952
Accession Number:
52.42
Not on view
Inscription: (in band across top) DAVID.BERSABE.VRIAS.EMBIADO.ALAGVERRA.(trans.: David.Bathseba.Uriah sent to the war.)
Adele O. Friedman (until 1952; to MMA)
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