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Silk with "Samson" and the Lion

Date: late 6th–early 7th century
Geography: Made in Eastern Mediterranean
Medium: Weft-faced compound twill (samit) in polychrome silk
Dimensions: 37 1/16 x 15 1/8 in. (94.2 x 38.4 cm)
Classification: Textiles
Credit Line: Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D.C. (BZ.1934.1)

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