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Printing Block

Object Name:
Printing block
Date:
?
Geography:
Attributed to Egypt
Medium:
Wood; carved
Classification:
Wood
Credit Line:
Purchase, V. Everit Macy Gift, 1930
Accession Number:
30.112.17
Not on view
[ Art market, Near East, until 1930; sold to MMA through Maurice Dimand]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Fashion and Virtue: Textile Patterns and the Print Revolution, 1520–1620," October 20, 2015–January 10, 2016, not in catalogue.

Speelberg, Femke. "Fashion & Virtue: Textile Patterns and the Print Revolution, 1520–1620." Fashion & Virtue: Textile Patterns and the Print Revolution, 1520–1620 vol. 73, no. 2 (Fall 2015).



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