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Fragment of a Panel

Object Name:
Fragment of a panel
Date:
mid-11th century
Geography:
Made in Egypt
Medium:
Wood; carved and painted
Classification:
Wood
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.22
Not on view
[ Michel E. Abemayor, New York, until 1970; sold to MMA]
Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn. "An eleventh century woodcarving from a Cairo nunnery." In Islamic Art in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, edited by Richard Ettinghausen. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1972. p. 227, ill. figs. 1-4 (b/w).



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