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Fragment

Date:
6th–7th century
Geography:
Attributed to probably Syria
Medium:
Silk; samite (?)
Dimensions:
30 in. high 4.00 in. high (76.2 cm high cm high)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of George F. Baker, 1890
Accession Number:
90.5.17
Not on view
Emil Brugsch-Bey, Cairo (until 1890; sold to Baker); George F. Baker, New York (1890; gifted to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Selections from the George F. Baker Gift, 1890," June 13, 2011–August 5, 2012.

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