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Fragment

Date:
9th century
Geography:
Egypt
Culture:
Coptic
Medium:
Linen and wool
Dimensions:
H. 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm) W. 11 1 /8 in. (28.3 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1966
Accession Number:
66.132.1
Not on view
M. A. Marzouk, New York (until 1966; sold to MMA)
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