Cast of a Dado Panel

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 451

This panel exhibits the Beveled style associated with the Abbasid palace city of Samarra. It is one of a pair of wall panels casts taken from surviving ninth‑century buildings during excavations at Samarra in the first quarter of the twentieth century.

Cast of a Dado Panel, Plaster; cast (Stucco; molded, carved)

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