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Textile Fragment

Date:
8th century
Culture:
Byzantine
Medium:
Silk
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 5/16 x 5 15/16in. (16 x 15.1cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of Nanette B. Kelekian, in honor of Nobuko Kajitani, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.239.26
Not on view
[ Dikran G. Kelekian, Istanbul and New York (?–by descent)]; [ Charles Dikran Kelekian, New York (by descent)]; Nanette Rodney Kelekian, New York (by descent–until 2002)
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