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Relief fragment

Period:
Sasanian–early Islamic
Date:
ca. 6th–8th century A.D.
Geography:
Mesopotamia, Ctesiphon
Culture:
Sasanian or Islamic
Medium:
Stucco
Dimensions:
4.75 x 4 in. (12.07 x 10.16 cm)
Classification:
Stucco-Reliefs
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
32.150.57
Not on view
1928–29, excavated by the First Ctesiphon Expedition; acquired by the Museum in 1932, allotted to The Metropolitan Museum of Art following the Joint Expedition at Ctesiphon.
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