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"Animals (Deer?) Feeding Under Trees", Folio Fragment from a Dispersed Manuscript

Object Name:
Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date:
11th–12th century
Geography:
Found Egypt, Fustat
Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H. 5 13/16 in. (14.8 cm) W. 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1954
Accession Number:
54.108.2
Not on view
[ Michel E. Abemayor, New York, until 1954; sold to MMA]
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