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Textile Fragment

5th–6th century
Made in Egypt
Linen, wool
Overall: 18 7/8 x 25 3/16in. (48 x 63.9cm) Framed: 23 x 29 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. (58.4 x 74.3 x 3.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Nanette B. Kelekian, in honor of Nobuko Kajitani, 2002
Accession Number:
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)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Byzantine Gallery, Crypt Exhibition: Kelekian Loans," December 18, 2001–March 3, 2003.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Buried Finds: Textile Collectors in Egypt," January 31, 2011–July 8, 2012.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Recent Acquisitions: A Selection, 2002-2003." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 61, no. 2 (Fall 2003). p. 11.

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