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Roundel with Amazons and a Cross

Date: 7th–9th century (?)
Geography: Made in Egypt or Syria (?)
Culture: Byzantine
Medium: Weft-faced compound twill (samit) in green, beige, and brownish silk
Dimensions: Overall: 8 3/16 x 8 1/4in. (20.8 x 20.9cm)
Classification: Textiles-Woven
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Hayford Peirce, 1987
Accession Number: 1987.442.5

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