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Fragment

Date:
9th–10th century
Geography:
Egypt, Akhmim (former Panopolis)
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Silk
Dimensions:
H. 5.1/2 in. (14 cm) W. 7.1/4 in.(18.4cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.243.6
Not on view
[ Schultze, until 1907; sold to MMA]
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