Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Fragment

Date:
5th–6th century
Geography:
Iraq or Syria
Culture:
Zoroastrian
Medium:
Silk; samite (?)
Dimensions:
4.5 in. high 8.50 in. wide (11.4 cm high 21.6 cm wide)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of George F. Baker, 1890
Accession Number:
90.5.5
Not on view
Emil Brugsch-Bey, Cairo (until 1890; sold to Baker); George F. Baker, New York (1890; gifted to MMA)
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