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Plaque

Date:
6th–7th century
Geography:
Egypt
Culture:
Coptic
Medium:
Bone; carved with remains of paint
Dimensions:
D. 11/16 in. (1.8 cm) W. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) H. 4 5/16 in. (11 cm)
Classification:
Ivories and Bone
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.118.6
Not on view
[ Frank Tano, New York, until 1938; sold to MMA]
Wulff, Oskar. Altchristliche und Mittlealterliche Byzantinische und Italienische Bildwerke. vol. III, part 1. Belin, 1909. no. nos. 634-640.

McAllister, Hannah. "Fourteen Coptic Bone Plaques." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin vol. 34 (1939). pp. 68-70.



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