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Stucco relief fragment

Period:
Sasanian–early Islamic
Date:
ca. 7th century A.D.
Geography:
Mesopotamia, probably from Ctesiphon
Culture:
Sasanian or Islamic
Medium:
Stucco
Dimensions:
6 x 8 in.
Classification:
Stucco-Reliefs
Credit Line:
Gift of the Kaiser Friedrich Museum, Berlin, 1908
Accession Number:
08.199.2
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1908, gift of the Kaiser Friedrich Museum, Berlin.
Dimand, Maurice S. 1930. Handbook of Mohammedan Decorative Arts. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 79.

Dimand, Maurice S. 1931. "Sasanian Wall Decoration in Stucco." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 26, p. 195.
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