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5th century
Attributed to Egypt
Silk; tapestry weave
1.75 in. high 11.50 in. wide (4.4 cm high 29.2 cm wide)
Credit Line:
Gift of George F. Baker, 1890
Accession Number:
Not on view
Emil Brugsch-Bey, Cairo (until 1890; sold to Baker); George F. Baker, New York (1890; gifted to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition," March 14, 2012–July 8, 2012, not in catalogue.

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