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Relief fragment

Period:
Sasanian–early Islamic
Date:
ca. 6th–8th century A.D.
Geography:
Mesopotamia, Ctesiphon
Culture:
Sasanian or Islamic
Medium:
Stucco
Dimensions:
6.5 x 5.25 in. (16.51 x 13.34 cm)
Classification:
Stucco-Reliefs
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
32.150.55
Not on view
1931–32, excavated by the Joint Expedition of the Staatliche Museen of Berlin and the Metropolitan Museum of Art; acquired by the Museum in 1932, ceded in the division of finds.
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