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Plaque

Date:
6th–7th century
Geography:
Egypt
Culture:
Coptic
Medium:
Bone; carved
Dimensions:
L. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm) W. 2 in. (5.1 cm) H. 13/16 in. (2 cm)
Classification:
Ivories and Bone
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.118.11
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. 619-20, 630.

McAllister, Hannah. "Fourteen Coptic Bone Plaques." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin vol. 34 (1939). pp. 68-70, ill. p. 69 (b/w).



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