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Panel

Date:
6th–7th century
Geography:
Egypt
Culture:
Coptic
Medium:
Wool; tapestry woven, mounted on linen
Dimensions:
3 9/16 in. high 3 15/16 in. wide (9 cm high 10 cm wide)
Classification:
Textiles
Credit Line:
Gift of Lily S. Place, 1921
Accession Number:
21.6.5
Not on view
Lily S. Place, Cairo (until 1921; gifted to MMA)
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