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Plaque

Date:
6th–7th century
Geography:
Attributed to Egypt
Medium:
Bone; carved
Dimensions:
H. 7/8 in. (2.3 cm) W. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) LengtH. 4 3/4 in. (12 cm)
Classification:
Ivories and Bone
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.118.12
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. 634, 636-37.



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