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Ribbon Lattice with Pinecone (?)

Object Name:
Fragment
Date:
7th–9th century
Geography:
Attributed to Egypt
Medium:
Silk; samit weave
Dimensions:
Textiles: Ht. 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm) W. 9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm) Mount: Ht. 13 in. (33 cm) W. 13 1/2 in. (34.3 cm) D. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
46.156.13
Not on view
[ Giorgio Sangiorgi, Rome, until 1946; to Loewi]; [ Adolph Loewi, Los Angeles, 1946; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Byzantine Gallery, Crypt Exhibition: Kelekian Loans," December 18, 2001–March 3, 2003.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition," March 14, 2012–July 8, 2012, no. 99B.

Evans, Helen C., and Brandie Ratliff, ed. Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012. no. 99B, pp. 149-150, ill. p. 150 (color).



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