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Fragment of a Tunic

Object Name:
Fragment
Date:
6th century
Medium:
Linen
Classification:
Textiles
Credit Line:
Gift of George F. Baker, 1890
Accession Number:
90.5.29b
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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