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Fan

Date:
13th–14th century
Geography:
Attributed to Egypt or Syria
Medium:
Half a grass or rush
Dimensions:
H. 8 in. (20.3 cm) W. 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1927
Accession Number:
27.170.80
Not on view
[ Joseph Abemayor, Cairo, until 1927; sold to H.E. Winlock for MMA]
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