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"Rooster", Folio from a Dispersed Manuscript

Object Name:
Folio from an illustrated manuscript
10th–11th century
Found Egypt, Fustat
Opaque watercolor on paper
7 in. high 5.25 in. wide (17.8 cm high 13.3 cm wide)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1954
Accession Number:
Not on view
[ Michel E. Abemayor, New York, until 1954; sold to MMA]
Grube, Ernst J. "Three Miniatures from Fustat in The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York." Ars Orientalis vol. 5 (1963). pp. 89-96, ill. fig. 1 (b/w).

Ettinghausen, Richard. "Introduction." Marg, 3, vol. 29 (1976). p. 10, ill. p. 10 (b/w).

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