Panel from a Cenotaph or Symbolic Coffin with Marquetry Decoration

Object Name: Panel
Date: second half 8th century
Geography: probably Egypt
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Wood (fig); mosaic with bone and four different types of wood
Dimensions: H. 18 3/4 in. (47.6 cm) W. 76. 1/2 in. (194.3 cm) Mount: H. 24 1/2 in. W. 80 1/2 in. D. 6 in. Wt. 97 lbs. (44 kg) with mount and plexi
Classification: Wood
Credit Line: Samuel D. Lee Fund, 1937
Accession Number: 37.103

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